The jail or gaol is a fascinating place to visit. The grounds are beautiful and if you can, get a tour of the inside. Great trip that will take about half the day.
About Cork City Gaol
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I love the writing on the walls and the stories they tell. I can't imagine being a small child having to live in here and get whipped daily.
Our guide knew a great amount of detail and the staff were helpful when one of our party was indisposed.
If you are in Cork, you can as well go to the City Gaol, although I like the one in Dublin better, bet it wasn't as full when I went there the last time.
Recommended to use the hop on hop off bus to get there because it is a little bit out of the way but totally worth it. The guided tour is recommended becaue you get much more information that you would just simply walking around the...More
Our visit to Cork City Gaol was interesting. Took us around 20 minutes by foot to get there from the city center but you can reach it by car or by using the Cork City Hop on Hop off Tour Bus. In the premises of...More
This really should be on your "to do" list. Gives a very interesting insight into Cork's social history, tucked away up a hill outside city centre, which can be reached by foot but best by car. (Bike will have to assault a pretty decent sized...More