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lovely place to spend an afternoon, now with the added fairy trail, something different to do... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Adventurer46939
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Limerick, Ireland
"Myths & Legends Abound"

We visited Lough Gur over the Christmas break - from Dublin....a rugby weekend. Family of four - 2... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anna40
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Dublin
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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 wedges sunny day well worth a visit great family day bronze age peaceful place county limerick nice walk wonderful place to visit
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Reviewed 5 days ago

lovely place to spend an afternoon, now with the added fairy trail, something different to do which all ages loved

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Adventurer46939
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Lough Gur over the Christmas break - from Dublin....a rugby weekend. Family of four - 2 adults, 2 teenagers, aged 19 and 16. We opted for the audio guided tour which was really good. We had great craic synchronising our hand sets so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anna40
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for a short visit on the way back from Tipperary. It was a quiet Friday morning but the staff were welcoming and helpful. We walked to the fairy village and around the rest of the complex. It's very scenic and relaxing and worthy...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GMcC73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a lovely afternoon exploring and learning the history of Lough Gur. The visitor centre provides very helpful information, especially the audio guides which can be used on the gravel walk to explain the origins of the site. The audio guides even provide a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jack S
Reviewed 23 November 2018

A very magical place Peaceful and very beautiful no matter what the weather. Sunny on arrival, then rain/ clouds and finally sunshine again. The lake looked beautiful throughout!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Margaret R
Reviewed 11 November 2018

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

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mccloughlin
Reviewed 8 November 2018 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

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank c K
Reviewed 30 October 2018

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.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank andrewj224
Reviewed 23 October 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Dream774062
Reviewed 17 October 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 942margareto
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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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Aleksandra F
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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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