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Glebe House and Gallery

Churchill Road | Church Hill, Letterkenny, Ireland
074-37071
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Well worth a visit

We visited Glebe House and Gallery, Lough Garton, Glenveagh National Park. Unfortunately the... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2016
EMFORCORS
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Perth, United Kingdom
A great experience on a lovely day

This gallery is about 10 miles from Letterkenny and is situated in a beautiful, scenic part of... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
Anne1383
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Dublin, Ireland
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“derek hill” (31 reviews)
“tea room” (13 reviews)
“art lovers” (4 reviews)
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Churchill Road | Church Hill, Letterkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

We visited Glebe House and Gallery, Lough Garton, Glenveagh National Park. Unfortunately the gallery was closed as they were installing a new exhibition. However, we were expertly escorted around the house by an extremely knowledgeable tour guide. This is the home of Derek Hill a...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

This gallery is about 10 miles from Letterkenny and is situated in a beautiful, scenic part of Donegal. Having been in the house some time ago, our visit this time was to view the portraits on display at the Glebe Gallery. We were not disappointed....More

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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic day exploring the house with Clare our guide. The house and grounds are beautiful. Never knew there where so many different types of wall paper, the back to front loo was amusing as well. The gardens are well laid out with a...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely old house and gardens Staff lovely and we'll informed.Nice coffee shop too.Great for afternoon out or as part of tour of Donegal

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The house is well worth a visit as its a tribute to the artist who lived most of his life here, from his paintings, sketches and personal artefacts the house and contents are maintained to a very high standard and the tour guide makes it...More

1  Thank Youngy61
Reviewed 19 August 2016

This is a hidden gem in the Donegal hills on the edge of Lough Gartan and is well worth a visit. Four euros - yes €4! gets you a guided tour of a beautiful Georgian house with fantastic artworks scattered on every wall, hall even...More

1  Thank Ciaran M
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We arrived on what we discovered was "Free Wednesday" to find a very packed car park. However it was very well stewarded and we had no problem parking. Tours were all booked out in advance so we had to wait for an hour and a...More

1  Thank Philomena S
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Called in for a coffee while out driving and decided to take the tour of the house. By the way the coffee/tea rooms are lovely. Quaint, Clean and friendly staff. We asked about the tour and were informed one would take place soon. Anyway we...More

Thank AuldGoat
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The Gallery is small, however it held some wonderful portraits by Irish artists. While visiting there was a tour of the adjacent house that was owned by artist Derek Hill. He gave the house, gallery and surrounding gardens to the Irish people and it is...More

1  Thank Rabbit2011
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Called last time and House was closed,but all was open this time and we really enjoyed the visit.It was a treat to see the house and all the detail of his life at Glebe House our tour guide was very friendly and give us all...More

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Trish H
Are you open at present -- thinking of Monday April 3rd
1 April 2017|
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Response from kevinhayden | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't work at Glebe and this reply is way too late. However I do hope you got to visit this interesting site. The area is gorgeous!
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Ben L
Are you open in early May?
4 November 2015|
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Response from Nan009 | Reviewed this property |
Opening Hours Gallery only: Easter (4th - 12th April) Daily 11:00 - 18:30 Re-opens 28th May - 27th September Open Sat - Thurs in June & September 11.00 - 18.30 (closed Fridays) Open Daily July & August 11:00 - 18:30. Last... More
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maureenmac32
Is the house open in September
13 September 2015|
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Response from John O | Reviewed this property |
yes it is open, my daughters school visits later this month
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