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Ceide Fields

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Address: Ireland
Phone Number: +353 96 43325
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Beautiful, Magical Place

A wonderful place to spend an hour or so. Really interesting interpretive centre that does nice food too, then a boardwalk through the Ceide Fields. The ancient walls and field... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful place to spend an hour or so. Really interesting interpretive centre that does nice food too, then a boardwalk through the Ceide Fields. The ancient walls and field divisions are clearly evident and the guide was interesting abd knowledgeable too. Amazing Atlantic views add to the whole experience. I absolutely loved this enchanting place.

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Prospect Park, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well off the beaten trail but very much worth seeing. It is a unique historical site going back well before modern man put his stamp on earth. The tour staff were very friendly and our guide was knowledgeable and clearly passionate about the neolithic period. He had lots of information about this site and had toured other european sites so... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The coastal drive to the Ceide Fields is stunning and we were lucky to have beautiful blue skies and autumnal (i.e. cold!) sunshine when we visited in late October close to the end of the season. The centre itself has been sensitively designed to fit into the landscape and is visible for miles around. It certainly cuts an imposing outline... More 

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Leixlip, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was really worth the drive. The centre staff were very friendly and our tour guide was knowledgeable and clearly passionate about the neolithic site. She had lots of information and was able to tell us about current research and compare it to other sites around Europe. A history mad 15 year old thought this site was "cool!" And two... More 

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County Mayo, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great experience. Thankfully the weather was absolutely beautiful - the views are simply stunning from the viewing platform across the road. The center staff were very welcoming and entry at 4 euros was very reasonable. The guided tour was excellent - our guide Jim clearly loved his job and his enthusiasm and knowledge was wonderful to see and hear.... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Visited the Ceide Fields with a friend back in August this year. We loved the explanation of the discovery of the site, and the guide was excellent - providing enough 'technical' information alongside insights into what life might have been like in this ancient settlement. The visit involves a walk around part of the site and we were there in... More 

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County Mayo, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We really enjoyed our time at Ceide Fields. The tour guide was outstanding. Many thanks to her and all the kind staff.

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a fascinating site and very much a tribute to one man and a stick who probed the peat to find the old field boundaries - (however, couldn't help thinking that in some places within a 5mile radius the crofters are still using the same boundaries and they are plain to see above ground!) Probably not of great interest... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Wow, was driving past here a couple of days ago and I just had to stop to take photos of the amazing views. I have been many times to this area, but on a nice day, it is simply stunning.

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Haifax
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Some amazing views from Ceide Fields, the staff are all very pleasant and informative and the visitor's centre has some interesting information on the past 7000 years at this location and more. Definitely worth going and the views from the top take your breath away

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