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Address: Dingle, Ireland
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+353 66 915 1188

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We had a short stop off with our tour guide who explained the history of this place and the standing stone with the hole in it. A nice little stop over with ancient, Celtic... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 July 2016
Simonsays3042
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Melbourne, Australia

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Eagan, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

When you see these ancient ruins it boggles the mind that they are still standing. Taking a tour and learning the history totally enhances what you are looking at!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Walk this cemetery and you walk back in time. There is still stone cravings and etching in the stone archways of the church.

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Thank Linda M
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

We had a short stop off with our tour guide who explained the history of this place and the standing stone with the hole in it. A nice little stop over with ancient, Celtic history.

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West Vancouver BC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

History all around you! Wonderful site to visit. Read the old grave markers, imagine who sat in this church centuries ago.

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Thank westcoasttraveller09
Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

This was nice to see but really the drive around Dingle was the best part. There is not a lot to do once you get there.

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Thank Justin O
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

Nice spot. We had no trouble getting inside the grounds and building. Many old graves and one possesses a US Military Cemetary headstone. Interesting. Worth 15-30 minutes of good weather browsing.

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Burlington, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

The gate was locked and e couldn't enter, and thus you can only look at it from a distance, from a single angle. Since it is adjacent to Kilmalkedar Church (which is a don't miss attraction), it is worth the walk up to the gate to take a look.

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Daphne, Alabama
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

stopped while doing the ring of Dingle but the gate was locked so could not get up the the house. Might be ok if you can get in.

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Thank Thomas G
Vale, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

This is basically some old stone ruins where the wood parts of the structures have rotted and decayed.

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Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2013

As we drove around the Dingle peninsula, we happened upon St. Brendan's House and decided to stop and walk about. It was lovely, quiet, peaceful and a great place for some terrific photos!!! Well worth the stop as you are traversing the Dingle countryside!!

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