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Kennedy Homestead

Dunganstown, New Ross, Ireland
+353 51 388 264
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A hidden gem - well worth the drive

A blast from the past in to the visit to Kennedy's homestead by JF in 1962 and later by Jacqueline... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kristy-Lee D
Interesting visit

An interesting visit with knowledgeable staff. Jim was our guide who was excellent. It was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sonogrande
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Dunganstown, New Ross, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A blast from the past in to the visit to Kennedy's homestead by JF in 1962 and later by Jacqueline - how personal the current family have presented and kept this special piece of history for us to see - a museum piece

Thank Kristy-Lee D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An interesting visit with knowledgeable staff. Jim was our guide who was excellent. It was interesting to hear about the late president's Irish family history and to see some of the artefacts including the seat he sat on during his visit to his cousin's home...More

Thank sonogrande
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Our guide was passionate and had a wide range of specialised knowledge and too care to ensure we were well look after. However we do not recommend a visit as it is too small for the price. You only see a small exhibition and 2...More

1  Thank GordonPhillips
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We missed the signpost to get to the centre, when we was on the correct road it was very narrow. However when you find the centre it is well worth the journey. The centre is small and probably takes no more than an hour to...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The Kennedy Homestead was well worth the visit! It is in a beautiful area of the countryside and the exhibit was very captivating. The tour guide, Mary, was very knowledgeable and welcoming and really tried to make our time there enjoyable. Would highly recommend visiting...More

1  Thank nicachica22
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Visited the Kennedy homestead today. What a joy. Excellent visitor experience. Mary was very knowledgeable and spent time explaining the Kennedy family tree. Mary is certainly a gem at the Kennedy Homestead.

1  Thank EE S
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We were here a few years before the visitor centre was built and was interesting but now it is on a whole new level and you can really immerse yourself in the Kennedy history . We brought 2 grandchildren aged 9 and 7 and they...More

1  Thank Interrailler
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

My wife just finished a book on kick kennedy so when she saw this place online she insisted we went. I'm delighted we did. Very interesting look at the kennedy family tree and their origins. The guide was extremely knowledgeable and made the tour for...More

1  Thank rockfist
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We really enjoyed our visit to the Centre. It was very informative and entertaining and well laid out for the visitors. We had visited here many years ago in the '70's and all that was to be seen then was the cottage. Now with the...More

1  Thank PhillT
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We found this well worth a visit. The staff are very well informed and take pride in their knowledge. The homestead itself is extremely well kept and immaculately clean. The tour is excellent and a lovely piece of Irish history.

1  Thank Leo D
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