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Hennigan's Heritage Centre

| Killasser, Swinford, Ireland
+353 87 249 1402
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Simply outstanding visit.

We visited Tom's heritage centre whilst on a family holiday. It is in my opinion an outstanding... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
mmF618RW
Well Done!

Hennigan's has been my go to place whilst researching Counties Mayo / Sligo areas. Tom Hennigan has... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Kesh_grammy
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Western Ireland, Ireland
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| Killasser, Swinford, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We visited Tom's heritage centre whilst on a family holiday. It is in my opinion an outstanding experience, Tom has a wealth of knowledge and anecdotes and should be declared a national treasure. He was kindness personified to the youngsters on our visit, encouraging them...More

Thank mmF618RW
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Hennigan's has been my go to place whilst researching Counties Mayo / Sligo areas. Tom Hennigan has a vast knowledge of Irish Country Life esp. in Western Ireland. I could listen to Tom discuss Irish Country Life for hours, the artifacts & displays are outstanding....More

Thank Kesh_grammy
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I tried for three days to telephone to make a booking but I could never get an answer, I did not want to turn up and find we could not get in, the telephone is engaged the whole time, I have been before and it...More

Thank satincape
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Omg went to this farm today it's a gem in Co Mayo, had two teenage kids with me who were totally enthralled in the whole tour one from NY who wanted to see an old Irish house, if you ve ever listened to your parents...More

Thank NYFanDee
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We just had a great afternoon here with Tom. His knowledge and storytelling is outstanding. Great trip to do on a rainy day or any day really. Highly recommended the visit.

1  Thank HappycamperDublin
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We called on the Sunday as we thought it was open. We were greeted by a rude man who snapped at us it was closed. I wouldn't mind but people were sat at the front so why didn't they tell us!!

Thank YorksUKYorksUK
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Tom is one of the nicest men I have met in Ireland. His museum is not the easiest place to find but we had heard such good things about it that we were determined to find it and oh boy am I glad we did....More

Thank wannabeaussie
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Have to say best visit of a hertiage centre ive been too. Tom and his wife made us feel very welcome, wasnt expecting so much when you go in 1st, but have to say my eyes lit up and tom went thru parts with us...More

Thank Sinead H
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Visited yet again with our American friends and knew they would be blown away - they are third generation Irish Americans and really interested in their heritage. I knew Tom would not disappoint as he wove his story from the fireplace in the cottage to...More

1  Thank Rachel Y
Reviewed 19 September 2016

It's a little out of the way but well worth the effort to get there. We turned up unannounced and were warmly greeted by Tom's wife. Even though Tom had finished the last tour for the day and was in the middle of his meal,...More

Thank Patrick O
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