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Camden Fort Meagher

Camden Fort Meagher Camden Road | cork Ireland, Cork, Ireland
+353 85 850 1483
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this wonderful fort is well worth a visit it is open march to October til 17.00 daily last... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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Helpful staff and amazing views

We visited here a few months ago, and were surprised by how much of the fort we were able to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Camden Fort Meagher Camden Road | cork Ireland, Cork, Ireland
+353 85 850 1483
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

this wonderful fort is well worth a visit it is open march to October til 17.00 daily last admission is 45mins before closing, €4.50 an adult admission, which is well worth it when you see what this bunch of volunteers have managed to do with...More

Thank Reynards42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here a few months ago, and were surprised by how much of the fort we were able to explore. The fact that a lot of it was locally restored, and that it is run largely by volunteers is amazing. Most of the fort...More

Thank J D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Camden today with my family, well worth going, staff are very nice and helpful, 10 year old son loved the cannons and tanks and looking at all the old weapons, lovely cafe on site with a lovely decking where you can enjoy the views...More

1  Thank Martina O
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

Without a shadow of a doubt one of the most interesting fascinating places that I have visited recently. It is full of history and its an amazing fact that only one third of this venue has been restored to date. There is hours of entertainment...More

1  Thank gerrysparrow
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

This is a great way to spend a day- lovingly restored from its proud history and heritage with local volunteers manning this site full of the knowledge and facts of its considerable past. Look out for the regular re-enactments and concerts either held open air...More

1  Thank Denis O
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

WENT to fort Camden and it's beautiful the views are fantastic it was a sunny day and would love to go back on a bad day just to look at the sea with the light house across the way the staff were friendly and helpful...More

1  Thank Tom O
Deirdre C, Public Relations Manager at Camden Fort Meagher, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2017

Look forward to seeing you again Tom,Camden Fort Meagher

Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

Visited Fort Camden with friends for Their Haunted Movie night, what a fantastic venue and atmosphere. The work that has been carried out on this fort is truly amazing, the spiral staircase needs a special mention as this was reconstructed from nothing. I would urge...More

1  Thank luckyguy37
Reviewed January 15, 2017

I'm looking forward to visiting again to visiting this year. Each time I go, the local volunteers have added to the interesting things to see and do here.

1  Thank faolain
Reviewed January 4, 2017

We go every summer, to see the new exhibits and to sit on that wonderful cliff top overlooking the sea with a coffee and cake. congrats to the volunteers who work so hard on this place, it's amazing

2  Thank Trudy H
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Camden is a wonderful place to spend a few hours wandering around looking at the exhibitions or just exploring the fort and appreciating all the hard work, a lot of it voluntary, that has gone into reclaiming the fort. The cafe is good it could...More

1  Thank KatyCoCork
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Is Fort Camden accessible for a wheelchair user? Visiting Cork in a few weeks time with my daughter who is a wheelchair user and trying to find wheelchair accessible activities. Thanks!
July 4, 2015|
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Response from Marion598805 |
Thanks Michael. Had planned a visit ti Kinsale so will try Fort Charles instead. Visiting next week. Hope someone can sort the weather by then!
Shelly P
How to you get to Fort Camden from downtown Cork?
June 11, 2015|
Response from Anita_ORCork |
You can get the bus 220 from southmall in the city, it will bring you into crosshaven, some services will go to Camden and you can get off the bus right at the entrance. If you are driving, follow the sgn posts for... More