Glenveagh Castle, Letterkenny

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Experience the serene environment at Glenveagh Castle, a Baronial-style mansion in the Glenveagh National Park. Captain John George Adair built the castle around 1870 and developed the original structure and gardens with his wife, Cornelia Wadsworth Ritchie. Tour the site where Marilyn Monroe, Charlie Chaplin, and Clark Gable (among others) spent their vacations. Take in views of the mountains, lakes, and forests while exploring the grounds. Stop by the visitor center for more information on the castle and gardens, which were given to Ireland in 1981. Make your Letterkenny itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • nice walk stunning views. bring rain gear and take your time in the garden years of hard work have gone into it.  more »
  • Grounds are lovely. I'd recommend booking ahead if you want a bike, we didn't have to wait too long but a queue built up behind us. I would like to have seen the waterfall but it was 8kms further and....  more »

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