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Royal Gunpowder Mills

Ballincollig, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 487 4430
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Little gem shames ther is no museum or visitor centre

The building are in a park, very accessible. However, even though it is clear a lot of work was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
County Cork, Ireland
Park walk

Great work has been done in the park, putting in walkways and cycle ways. Very popular with lovely... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Paul C
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11 Apr 2017
“Park walk ”
2 Jan 2017
“Great layout and facilities”
Ballincollig, Cork, Ireland
Sunday's Well
+353 21 487 4430
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building are in a park, very accessible. However, even though it is clear a lot of work was done in the fairly recent past to maintain the buildings there is listed information available . Such a shame. If there had been a visitor centre...More

Thank 86cmd3
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great work has been done in the park, putting in walkways and cycle ways. Very popular with lovely walks by the river Lee and around by the gun powder mills

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Fantastic place for a walk or stroll. Walks by the river are lovely, especially near the weir. Great for children, joggers and adults alike.

1  Thank BrendanO
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Historic beautiful setting, with a history of oppression and uprise. A nice place to take a walk and think.

Thank Corey32
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Don't expect a long history lesson, the site of the Royal Powder Mills only has a couple of signposts with the history of the Pwder Mills, and that's pretty much it... You're going there for the lovely walk through the woods, summer or winter. It's...More

Thank Marabiloso
Reviewed 8 November 2015

This ruins of a 19th century gunpowder mill has almost nothing of interest to offer, other than the fact that it was once there.

1  Thank Lee H
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Lovely walk to take, very informative and they recently put in a fairy garden in the park as well as the new playground so the kids love it. Fab tarmac path up the park side of it so kids can cycle and skate etc. A...More

1  Thank TheMammyJournal
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Great for a walk around. Some interesting old buildings.... Lovely to bring the dog as there is someplace they can swim. Some parts of the woods is very dark so watch if you have kids with you, but other than that great spot

1  Thank CorkMilly33
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Fantastic place, we have been to their science experiments, fire works display, VE day, Victorian days

2  Thank A I
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Such an incredible park. Loved the flowers and the walks throughout the park. Great place for kids to play too!!

1  Thank Crystal A
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