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Killarney House Gardens

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Address: Kenmare Place, Killarney, Ireland
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353-64-31633
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I completely missed this my other times in Killarney! It is a must see if you like gardens, history and architecture. I found a brochure in my hotel and this quote peaked my... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I completely missed this my other times in Killarney! It is a must see if you like gardens, history and architecture. I found a brochure in my hotel and this quote peaked my interest: "And the secret garden bloomed and bloomed and every day revealed new miracles. You can find it from Killarney National Park along Mission Road or enter... More 

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Homosassa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In my many journeys to Ireland with Family and Friends the Killarney Gardens are always a planned visit. I will be in Co Kerry the end on May with my Great Grandson and Killarney Gardens and a Trip to Torc Falls on the Pony Carts will be a must. I have never been disappointed in a trip to Killarney Area.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Big garden in front of the House, a lot of green grass and flowers but nothing special. House was closed, so we weren't inside but it is not big. It is a part of Killarney National Park

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Killarney, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

These gardens are in a beautiful setting of tranquility and peace right in the middle of a bustling tourist town. There are walks that suit young and old alike and if you want a longer more vigourous trek, you can continue into the Ntaional Park that ajoins Killarney House. Killarney House itself has been renovated to its original glory. Plenty... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We have a dog and wanted to go for a walk so decided to take the path here. It was raining but it was still a lovely and peaceful walk.

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County Kerry, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

During the good weather recently on a Sunday we went in the Killarney House Gardens. On first entry we were greeted with a list of things we were not allowed to do one of which walking on the grass, as it was a good day the plan was to get a take away sandwich and relax in the open space... More 

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Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Spectacularly beautiful views- a great place to sit and enjoy the peace or walk along the many paths. The rhododendrums were in full bloom and magnificent. Unforgettable!

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Tipperary, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

These gardens are part of the Muckross estate.Circa 1850s, or thereabouts, the Herberts carried out extensive garden works in preparation for Queen Victoria (1861. Later, the Bourn Vincent family continued this gardening tradition. They purchased the estate from Lord and Lady Ardilaun early in the twentieth century. Around this time the Sunken Garden, Rock Garden and the Stream Garden were... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

I love fern gardens and this was one to love. I found it at sunset time and it was a peaceful visit in a tranquil spot.

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

This is gem which is under renewal at present, it will be great to see investment here as it touches upon the town itself. This is diffrrent to Muckross house. People often confuse them.

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