Pearse‘s Cottage, Gortmore An Gort Mór

This cottage is located in one of those stunning landscapes, Connemara is famous for: Lush, green hills and lakes are surrounding this cottage, that was once owned by Patrick Pearse and used as his holiday residency and school.
Pearse was one of the leaders of the Easter Rising in 1916 and played a huge role in Irish history. The exhibition in the cottage is dedicated to Pearse's biography and his political work.


Pearse's cottage is located on the Wild Atlantic Way, 500 meters out of the village of Gortmore.



Wild Atlantic Way section