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Killarney House Gardens

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Kenmare Place, Killarney, Ireland
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Kenmare Place, Killarney, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We happened upon the House and Gardens while walking g around Killarney waiting for our hotel check-in. The grounds are gorgeous, and the tour inside is very informative. Best of all, it was free! I would recommend anyone in Killarney take an hour or two...More

Thank kmcole86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We toured the house and gardens and came away very impressed. The gardens are beautiful and meticulously cared for. We were given a tour by the the former owner’s butler. What a treat. He sure knew about the house and the family history. It gave...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Gardens are just fabulous at the moment, my first time being here & its free.. OMG highly recommend. Plus everywhere spot less.

Thank KillowenCork
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the guided tour by Margaret. She knew so much about the pieces on display and it was great to learn about the former owners from someone who had such a love for the place.

Thank fi12291
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks OPW for taking such good care of this and sharing with us the majic of Muckross Manor. Worth the visit and tour.

Thank Pam T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really appreciated this huge property and gardens, and the majestic view. we wish we had more time to take the tour of the residence itself, but time ran out. The day was terrific.

Thank ganguy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Right in heart of the city center is this place. We didn't go inside but the grounds are wonderful to walk through, take a seat and enjoy the crisp air. There are several entrances to the gardens so you can exit into town quickly

Thank Jedda1
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We paid a visit to newly restored Killarney House en route to the larger, better-known Muckross House. The houses are connected via marriage and the story of Killarney House is equally interesting (the current house is in a converted stable block, which replaced the rather...More

1  Thank KJGC
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We happened on this house while walking into town from our hotel for dinner. It's free admission, and you're made to feel very welcome. We were fortunate to arrive just as a guided tour was set to begin. Our guide was a former employee of...More

Thank TravelerfromNJ2
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is free admission to all. The house itself is open for guided tours. However, the gardens are spectacular. They back onto Killarney national park, so the first thing that catches your eye is the rolling hills in the distance. Coupled with beautiful foliage and...More

Thank Sinéad T
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