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Nano Nagle Place

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Douglas Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 419 3580
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Great guided tour in centre city of Cork

Having lived in Cork all my life - blown away by this new Heritage Centre to Nano Nagle - would... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jean D
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Cork, Ireland
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Really great historical tour

Book in for the guided tour that on each day at 11 or 3 i think, the website will confirm. Very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
paddawson
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Cork, Ireland
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Nano Nagle Place is a restored 18th century walled convent, gardens, cafe & design shop in the centre of bustling Cork city. Our heritage centre tells the extraordinary story of how Nano Nagle worked tirelessly to educate the poor of the city. History, heritage, education, culture, spirituality, great food & coffee, stunning architecture & landscaping and a very warm welcome await!
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Douglas Street, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Having lived in Cork all my life - blown away by this new Heritage Centre to Nano Nagle - would highly recommend a visit to Locals and Visitors - looking forward to official opening and new cafe

1  Thank Jean D
Shane C, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Jean - Thanks for the very positive review. You'll be glad to hear that the amazing Good Day Deli café will be opening on Friday Dec 15th for a soft launch in December. Kind regards, Shane Clarke, CEO

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Book in for the guided tour that on each day at 11 or 3 i think, the website will confirm. Very reasonable aaprox €10 for 50 minute tour. You learn a good deal about Cirt City in the 1700 as well as Nano Nagle herself....More

1  Thank paddawson
Shane C, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paddawson - Thanks for the very positive review. That's really appreciated given we are just coming up to six months of operation. Keep you eye on our website for news of our new café, Christmas shop and cultural programme in development. Have a great...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I knew nothing about Nano Nagle prior to my visit here but was truly amazed by the centre and the history of Nano. The heritage centre is second to none and the guided tour was really fantastic. The ladies there really know their stuff! It...More

1  Thank Eimear R
Danielle O, Programme Manger at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear you enjoyed your visit Eimear and thank you so much for the recommendation and fantastic review. I hope you'll come back and see us again in the future - lots of great things in planning for 2018! Danielle

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this centre last week and were truly amazed. It is such a wonderful story about a truly great woman. Must admit I knew very little about her life. The centre is new, fresh with many nooks and more to see around every corner....More

1  Thank keanestraffan
Shane C, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning Keanestraffan - Thanks for the lovely generous review and great that you liked your visit. Do come back and see us again. The fab Good Day Deli opening in the garden café on Dec 14th, our Christmas shop stocked with festive treats and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are into history or the story behind this city, this is the place that you don't want to miss. Nano Nagle is one of the most crucial person in influencing the development of Cork and she made the Cork we see today. Leading...More

1  Thank LeeCY11
Shane C, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Lee - Thank you very much for your very positive review. This is really important to us in our first four months and much appreciated. I will be sure to send on your compliments to Susannah. Do come back soon - our Christmas shop is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this very inspirational interpretative centre this damp Sunday In Cork City! What an excellent idea, we were given a wonderful tour of the centre by Agnes a most informative and enthusiastic lady whose presentation we thoroughly enjoyed. Pity the cafe wasn’t open we’d...More

2  Thank Mary G
Shane C, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Mary - Thanks you for the very positive review, I will be sure to tell Agnes that you enjoyed her tour. Our garden café will be opening before Christmas (from the 14th) and be fully operational in January. Kind regards, Shane (CEO)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely restored old buildings with a modern well planned Heritage Centre, peaceful relaxing gardens and friendly welcoming staff. It is a truly wonderful and fitting tribute to Nano Nagle. I took a guided tour with Gerry he was really good, engaging and easy to listen...More

2  Thank kathleengalway2017
Shane C, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kathleen - Thank you for the very positive review. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to both Gerry and Susannah. It would be great to see you again and given our Christmas lights., festive gift shop, growing cultural programme and the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been promising myself to drop in to this little Gem for a long time and am so glad that I finally visited. Firstly let me say that it doesn't matter to your experience whether you are Catholic or even religious at all, there...More

2  Thank James O
Shane C, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

James - Your very comprehensive and warm review is much appreciated. As you have noted we are a complex and beautiful jigsaw of many pieces. What won't have been apparent is our developing cultural and educational programme and the work we do with a number...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a guided tour from Agnes who was a great guide and so passionate and knowledgeable - amazing story of this remarkable woman - interactive displays - plenty spots to sit down as it took about 90 mins - lifts available -found the place...More

2  Thank lilianosgreene
Shane C, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Lilian - Thanks for the lovely review. I will pass on your praise of Agnes' tour. Do keep an eye on our social media and the local press as a number of announcements re the café, Christmas programme and our official launch will follow in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We should know a lot more about Nano Nagle here in Cork, she could be made a saint someday! She did alot for teaching girls & was on the 5punt note before the euro.

1  Thank PolMur
Shane C, General Manager at Nano Nagle Place, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

PolMur - Thanks for the kind words PolMur. 2018 is the 300th anniversary of Nano's birth and we will host a series of celebratory evens. Watch this space. Kind regards, Shane (CEO)

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