Coole Park

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  • Located in Gort (20 mins drive)
  • This was once the home of Lady Augusta Gregory, dramatist, folklorist and co-founder of the Abbey Theatre with Edward Martyn of Tullira Castle and Nobel prizewinning poet William Butler Yeats
  • In the early 20th century, it was the centre of the Irish literary Revival
  • Yeats, George Bernard Shaw and Ean O'Casey all came to experience its magic