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Yes to this Venue

Wow. this is a great Centre full of History . It's open long hours . Easy to find . I liked it... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
Heygood
via mobile
Interesting

Interesting walk around this historical and very relaxed place followed by a nice bowl of home made... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2016
Trish L
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Dublin, Ireland
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15 Jul 2018
“Yes to this Venue”
4 weeks ago
“Closed for the season”
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Gartan Avenue | Church Hill, Letterkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really wanted to visit this center describing the life of St. Comcille, but in mid September, it was closed for the season. We did take some photos of the changing colors on the road into the center which we enjoyed.

Thank sgphoto
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Wow. this is a great Centre full of History . It's open long hours . Easy to find . I liked it . Bring your Camera and son inquisitor mind . Take in the History

Thank Heygood
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Loved learning the history of the area and taking photos among the reproduction cottages. The tea room has great tea & scones, and I understand the soup they make (which smelled heavenly, but I didn't get to try) is made from a recipe that hasn't...More

Thank Alicia W
Reviewed July 12, 2017

On entering the Heritage shop we were amazed at all the wonderful gifts and ideas in the Centre everything from Carrigeen Moss to mugs and jewellery to handmade woollens. The cottages are a must see and well worth taking time out to visit. the map...More

Thank Catherine O
Reviewed August 12, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the Heritage Centre. There are lots of very interesting panels and artifacts with a huge amount of information but it was our young guide who really brought the display to life with his stories about local history and folklore....More

Thank Philomena S
Reviewed July 12, 2016

Interesting walk around this historical and very relaxed place followed by a nice bowl of home made soup and brown bread.

Thank Trish L
Reviewed March 20, 2016

Quite hard to find this place but is worth it. The views of the loch and surrounding areas are beautiful. Take your time, relax and watch the film. Feel yourself transported back in time. Follow your visit by going to birthplace of st colmcille

Thank Dolina P
Reviewed October 20, 2015

A historical place on the way to Glennveagh. On the cemetery only People from the area are burried. The cemetery is located beautifully above two lakes and I guess is a good final place.

Thank Monze R
Reviewed September 24, 2015

On a beautiful sunny afternoon we visited the folk village. We enjoyed walking around the old (reproduction?) houses, viewing the contents and reminiscing as we examined the contents. It was most interesting to learn of the great efforts of Fr Dyer to rejuvenate the area....More

Thank WeeGee43
Reviewed September 16, 2015

This was one of the highlights of our visit to County Donegal. Our guide was extremely informative and we learned such a lot about Irish history as well as about the life of Colmkille.

Thank Mary H
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