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Amazing scenery

A very magical place Peaceful and very beautiful no matter what the weather. Sunny on arrival, then... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margaret R
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 4 weeks ago
Mccloughlin
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Lusk, Ireland
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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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 9 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 31 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 18 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
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

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank kirstine2013
Reviewed 24 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

Date of experience: September 2018
2  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

Date of experience: September 2018
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

Date of experience: August 2018
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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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Theresa F
15 September 2015|
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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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