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Muckross Traditional Farms

#20 of 107 things to do in Killarney Features Animals
Kenmare Road, Killarney, Ireland
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“bouncy castle” (17 reviews)
“farm life” (15 reviews)
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Kenmare Road, Killarney, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Muckross Farm was so much fun to see. I loved seeing the homes and animals. Each house is furnished and gives you an idea how people lived during this time period. It is a great place to visit for the family as the kids...More

Thank sophia805
Reviewed 1 week ago

An opportunity to see how the Irish farmers lived decades ago. You will see several houses, increasing in size. Enjoy the freshly baked bread offered at each of the houses.

Thank Cindy E
Reviewed 1 week ago

each house had a lady making bread, turf fires and at the last house two work horses pulled a carriage that you could have a free ride on.

Thank Iris-eyes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the farm animals. The baby kids were so precious, . Piglets, calf, bunnies, puppies, chicks, ponies... an animal lovers delight. A look into the past farm life. A taste of home made bread was disappointing, Thought you would see the lady making it. She...More

Thank ScienceHollywoodFl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dodged the rain drops to have a great day out at the farm. Lovely rustic vibe to the place, with great hikes and walking paths

Thank IrishExplorer89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This gives you a great feel for OLD IRELAND. This shows you what it was like a hundred years ago. Not to be missed.

Thank Nancy-Walt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Better then Bunratty as spread out and the there was guides in houses to answer questions + a sow with Bonhams.

Thank Loo99car
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this was totally worth the visit. Several traditional homes where you can talk with locals about how farmers lived. It is an excellent self tour! Also, fun to see the animals in the barnyard.

1  Thank Marlynn P
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Wonderful setup. You can walk from exhibit to exhibit, or take a bus. You will see how a farm laborer lived, how a small farmer lived, a wealthier farmer, as well as a blacksmith, a school, etc. Costumed staff prepare food in the various cottages,...More

Thank popestcyril
Reviewed 29 June 2017

When visiting the Killarney National Park, there is an opportunity to get exposed to pre-electricity traditional farming in Ireland at Muckross Traditional Farms. The tour took us through various cottages, furnished with vintage items well graded by ladies sporting flowery aprons and inviting you to...More

Thank AnneML63
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