Derrynane House, Caherdaniel

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Derrynane House (Irish: Teach Dhoire Fhionáin) was the home of Irish politician and statesman, Daniel O'Connell. It is now an National Monument and part of a 320-acre (1.3 km²) national historic park. The house is located on the Iveragh peninsula on the Ring of Kerry near the village of Derrynane in County Kerry, Ireland (3.5 km from Caherdaniel.
Derrynane House is the ancestral home of Daniel O'Connell, lawyer, politician and statesman. Situated on 120 hectares of parklands on the Kerry coast, the house displays relics of O'Connell's life and career. Guided tours of the house are available on request, along with a visual presentation. Access for visitors with disabilities is limited to the ground floor.
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  • As I could only travel in my own county at this time in 2020 I went to visit Derrynane House. It has been on my bucket list for ages. It is the ancestral home of Daniel O'Connell who is known as the.....  more »
  • We met the most helpful guide, he could not have done anymore for us made everything so easy for my husband who had a mobility scooter 👍👍. Thank you so much you have no idea the difference it makes.  more »
  • Truly beautiful gardens, Jurassic like. Didn't even take the house tour, I can imagine it's story from what I've seen. Daniel O'Connell has inspired the nation of ireland
  • Dunno why the picture of this place makes it look like an insane asylum cause it is beautiful there. House, gardens , fairy trail are all class, close to beach, has a decent cafe. Hidden gem off the ring

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