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Lovely setting with great history

Here on a lovely Autumn day going around the grounds - great to be outside! Excellent museum with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mccloughlin
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Lusk, Ireland
Post primary school tour for junior art students.

Fantastic day had by all. Started at Grange with the oldest stone circle in Ireland. Lots of witty... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
c K
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Lough Gur Heritage Centre is a community run tourist attraction telling the story of 6,000 years of habitation in the Lough Gur area. From Neolithic house sites to medieval castles Lough Gur has monuments from every era and the heritage centre...more
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All reviews stone circle heritage centre audio guide beautiful lake standing stones ring forts picnic area fairy village well worth a visit sunny day great family day peaceful place bronze age wonderful place to visit nice walk limerick city folklore
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Here on a lovely Autumn day going around the grounds - great to be outside! Excellent museum with activities for kids.

1  Thank Mccloughlin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic day had by all. Started at Grange with the oldest stone circle in Ireland. Lots of witty and very informative stories from our excellent guide Siobhan. Then followed down to the lakeside itself via temple nua and the wedge tomb. At the lakeside we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Lough Gur on a beautiful late October day - the view over the lake is stunning, and the audio guide from the Visitor Centre really adds to the experience.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were given a tour by Shiobhan. A volunteer. She met us at the Stone Grange and talked of the history of the Circle and we then met up with her at the heritage center again her knowledge was amazing along with her enthusiasm. What...More

1  Thank Dream774062
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My dog and i love to visit the lake on a dry day. It is a fab walk, bit of a trek to the top but totally worth it for the views. Lots of ducks and swans too. The area is really well kept and...More

1  Thank 942margareto
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Much has been done to make this ancient settlement an interesting & entertaining place to visit. The 40 minute guided overview of the area by one of the staff at the visitor centre provided us with excellent historical and mythological insights & we loved dressing...More

1  Thank kirstine2013
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We visited Lough Gur to hopefully see and learn about the archeology of the area. At the visitors centre we paid €5 each and was given a map of the area and recommend a looped walk, which we thought would be nice. My husband is...More

1  Thank Ruth L
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Thanks to GEORGE (Finch), we got the history of the area well explained. George obviously loves history and was able to impart it in a very interesting manner. Do enjoy a short visit to this lovely historic room. ENJOY! You can manage without a Guide...More

1  Thank Christy_Luv2
Reviewed 22 August 2018

A nice lake and walk around some archaeological sights with a recorded commentary to listen to. It is relatively inexpensive and on a sunny day is a nice place to visit. If you had young teenagers they will find the place relevant to their second...More

1  Thank Cultural-Weekenders
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Visited Lough Gur with my family in August, we did the audio tour which was a mix of a ancient Irish history with a bit of lore and legend thrown in for good measure. The kids really enjoyed it and the staff were a mine...More

1  Thank KonasTaw2
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MMTarbox
11 April 2017|
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Response from LimerickLadyA | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. Unfortunately due to the present bus strike the only way to get from Bunratty to Lough Gur is either with a car or by taxi. If you do get an opportunity to come to Lough Gur please let us know and we will do our... More
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Response from LRyans | Reviewed this property |
Not completely. It's a shame, lots would love it.
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Response from patrick l | Reviewed this property |
private car, Dan Dooley car rental , by foot where we parked there was plenty of spaces , no cost went around noon
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