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Opw - Pearse's Cottage




A small restored cottage overlooking the breathtaking lakes and mountains of Connemara, used by Patrick Pearse (1879-1916) leader of the 1916 Rising, as a summer residence and summer school for his pupils from St Endas, in Dublin.

The interior, although burned during the War of Independence, has been reconstructed and contains an exhibition. Leaflet/Guide book: English and Irish





@: tanphiarsaigh@opw.ie
tel: 091 574292
web: www.heritageireland.ie