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Muckross Estate, Killarney, Ireland

 
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erato's pictureby erato History & Culture travel tip
added on the 14th of October, 2009
Muckross Estate is something you must see if you are in Killarney, although it is out of the city, some 2-3 miles from the city center. Take a tour in the house and then walk in the gardens, they are wonderful.
The rhododendrons make the gardens especially beautiful in May, when they are blooming.
There are also some farms that you can visit, if you like animals, especially horses, your place is there.
They also have a great restaurant and a giftshop, which is not cheap, but there are some beautiful things made by local craftsmen, which worth some investment. :)

Address:
Muckross Estate, Killarney

Price:
There are separate fees for the house, the farms and for the two. The joint ticket costs:
Adults 12 Euro
Seniors 10 Euro
Students 6 Euro

Opening Hours:
Muckross House from 9am to 5:30pm and to 7pm from 1 July to 31 August.

 
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