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If you’re a fan of history, especially the Kennedy’s, this stop in scenic New Ross is a must. The Kennedy Homestead isn’t huge or majestic since it pre-dated their wealth in America, but it is informative about the struggles that pre-dated their voyage and success....More
We spent a lovely morning with Mary,our guide to this wonderful location.
If you have any interest in American
and Irish history ,this place is not to be missed!
Mary gave us a nostalgic tour of the excellent Interpreter Centre and we were allowed to...More
Intimate insight into the history of the Kennedys. Brilliant tour guide and a very touching story. We were very much surprised and moved by this experience. If you have the slightest interest in JFK just go and see it.
I absolutely loved this place. The small museum has excellent video, and a broad range of artifacts. I was pleasantly surprised. being a history nerd, I was hooked into this place. Patrick gives an excellent tour and explanation of the artifacts and the Kennedy family....More
The very modern visitor centre details the history of the Kennedy family from when JFK's great grandfather emigrated to USA. Unfortunately most of the exhibits are replicas but JFK's dog tags and rosary beads (in his pocket when he was shot) are original. The external...More
This facility is mindblowing .Whether you were born in the last century or in this one there's lots to astound you.The visit of J.F.Kennedy is central to the display yet one will be very interested in the era of the cool sixties.All displays are presented...More
Firstly do not let the really bad roads leading to to here put you off as it is well worth the visit .. steeped in Kennedy history from Joe to John and a glimpse of the visit in 60's just before his death .. a...More
Could not recommend this attraction enough! The staff were excellent!! We found it very educational and fascinating. The USA contingent would enjoy this a lot for sure. There are lots of photographs and historical artefacts and letters which people who are interested in history would...More
Family went to the homestead. Our tour guide was lovely. Well laid out displays. Loved how they made a replica of the sitting room. Kids enjoyed learning about the Kennedy 's. It was sad though at the same time looking at the tragedy that came...More