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Address: Market Street, Kenmare, Ireland
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Easy to get to but seems too gentrified

This stone circle is easy to access right off the main street in Kenmare and is well taken care of. Maybe too much so, the careful landscaping takes away some of the eerie... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 December 2016
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Smyrna, Georgia
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Smyrna, Georgia
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337 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 269 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

This stone circle is easy to access right off the main street in Kenmare and is well taken care of. Maybe too much so, the careful landscaping takes away some of the eerie feeling you get at other stone circles.

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Chalfont St. Giles, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

When we used to visit our nan and grand dad,We used to play there.Back then it was free to play there not now sadly,

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Austin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

When in Kenmare this is worth a walk-thru and 10-15 minutes of your time. The setting is a delightful, park-like experience, complete with well-trimmed lawn, nearby brook, and fenced in by a circle of trees. This juxtaposition of the Bronze age and the Georgian is fascinating. (If you build your town around a four thousand year old artifact, you can... More 

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Cortez, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The largest Bronze Age stone circle is only a short stroll from downtown Kenmare, but not signed until you get close to the lovely site. We arrived at sunset, perfect for photography and rather magical to witness as we had it to ourselves. Use the designated town parking lot and walk Market Street. We had to ask a local to... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Two euros each entry into an honesty box to see about 12 stones in a clearing. We saw more interesting stone formations for free in the same region.

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London
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

One huge annoyance is that there is no cut through between the bridge and the nearby stone circle:- you've just got to go all the way back and round. But it is worthwhile because this circle is a of human size that you can see easily in one sweep of the eyes, walk round in one minute. And feel awed... More 

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Winchester
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Stone circle constructed centuries BC. Short walk from Kenmare town center- we did in a cold torrential down pour but well worth the effort.

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austin, tx
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

A (very) short walk from the center of town, The Stone Circle is an amazing sight to behold. It is easily accessible, and one may even touch the stones. There is an honour box to collect your 2 Euro admission fee. Worth seeking out just to imagine how it got there and what was its' purpose. Great photo op.

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Door County, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Certainly is not Stone Hedge, but it was interesting. It was not crowded and after 2 couples left, we walked around and took photos all alone.

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Pleasanton, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

You don't need much time for this. Make a quick stop by snap a few pictures and enjoy the rocks and wonder what they were used for and why they were put here...

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