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Jacks Old Cottage

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Six people of our family went here at my behest; I'm a massive Irish history buff. I also love off... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Steveage
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Rexburg, Idaho
It's worth the turn off of the N5

Located in townland of Derrycooraune, Jack's is worth taking the turn off of the N5. In a few... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
SeanPOM
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Florida
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'Jacks Old Cottage' is a Heritage cottage from the 1800's. During the visit the guests will be brought back in time to see what life was like during the 18th and 19th Centuries. Jacks Old cottage was built in 1830 and lived in continuously until...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Six people of our family went here at my behest; I'm a massive Irish history buff. I also love off the beaten path sites, which this is. Sadly, the owner was gone when we showed up. There were a lot of neat, not that old,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Located in townland of Derrycooraune, Jack's is worth taking the turn off of the N5. In a few minutes you'll be in a picturesque location with actual period artifacts in working order. The cottage has been restored with love and attention to detail. From the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
7  Thank SeanPOM
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Just off the beaten path of main Castlebar-Westport road we found this wonderful restored old cottage, "Jacks Old Cottage," that will take you back in time to how your Irish ancestors might have lived. Joe Moylette, your personal guide, is a font of historical information...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank ThomasM5827
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a lovely little cottage, and you will be guaranteed a great tour and history background with Joe, Joe is very warm and friendly, Loads to see and the cottage is just amazing, a must see!

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank Katrossi46
Reviewed 15 August 2016

For a wonderful peek into the past I recommend visiting Jack’s Old Cottage in Islandeady which I did this past May. It is situated in Islandeady off the N5 road between Westport & Castlebar in County Mayo. A visit to Jack’s Old Cottage, built in...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank ColaFL
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Beautiful old cottage with all the old style bits and pieces . Joe and staff are excellent .Tea and home made scones are delicious .

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank m1t2w5
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