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The Kerry Bog Village is Ireland's only thatched village and is a National Heritage Award Winner. Educational and fun.To visit Kerry Bog Village Museum and get the most from your holiday in Glenbeigh, create itinerary details personal to you using our Glenbeigh vacation planner.
A tribute to the Turf cutters of Ireland. Leave behind the stress and strain of modern day living, relax, and let us take you on a walk through the life and times of people long forgotten!!
The Kerry Bog Village Museum, located on the beautiful 'Ring of Kerry', gives people an insight into how people lived and worked in Ireland in the 18th Century.
The village was well researched prior to being recreated.Great care was taken to ensure the dwellings that visitors see before them, are exact replica's of those used in Ireland in the early 1800's. Old sites were visited, old ruins measured, and old documents consulted.
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A most enjoyable visit to The Kerry Bog Village and Red Fox Inn Glenbeigh with Friends from Kerry and London today left us feeling happy to have visited. On entry you will see the lovely IrishWolfhoun... more »
Se você esta indo fazer o circuito turístico de Ring of Kerry aproveite para parar neste pub pois sera em um longo percurso o ultimo local com toilletes à disposição. Depois apenas na estrada, que nes... more »If you are going to do the tourist circuit of the Ring of Kerry leverage to stop in this pub because sera in a long way the last place with toilletes. Then just on the road, that in this region do not have hard shoulders. The Pub's interior is very picturesque, with stuffed foxes and some local characters that made me suspect treat if actors, such the archetypal character of ' old Ireland '. The view in front of the Pub towards the mountains and the Green also worth it.View original
We love history, especially of things we never learned in U.S. schools, so this museum of an 18th/19th century village in the bog country of County Kerry, Ireland, was our "cup o' tea". Laid out very ... more »
We stopped here as part of an organised coach trip and although some people think half an hour is enough I would rather have had longer so I could really be mentally taken back and experience the devastating effects the potato famine had on the people of Ireland all those years ago!! There are reconstructed cottages of all levels of people in society at the time. Very, very interesting and not to be rushed - definitely worth a visit.
It is easy to imagine how people lived back then. The Irish Coffee was excellent, if small in size.
Huge tourist trap. I am disappointed I paid any money to visit. Move along to the next point of interest. A few randomly put together houses, 2 Irish Wolfhounds, 1 bog pony, and a few roosters.
Tourist trap. Not worth the stop. A few village homes with thatched roof. Some videos of the peat making process. Seems to exist mostly as a spot to send bus tours through and make gift shop sales.
Marcus TeschA tourist trap at the beginning of the ring of Kerry. Interesting, but nothing more. Who is making the tour with children, should stop here.View original
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