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The variety of places to visit, for free, available throughout the country is amazing with something to please all kids and teens whether their interest is sporting, creative, academic or simply just play.

Here we will list fun and most importantly Free, places to visit with the family. Whether it is to see donkeys in Co. Cork or a Flax Mill in Co. Donegal we will hope to have a suggestion to suit everyone.

We will be updating our listings as we hear of more so make sure to check back if you don't find what you are looking for the first time.

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