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Enniscorthy Castle

Castle Hill, Enniscorthy, Ireland
+353 53 923 4699
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Real Irish Rebellion History Here

Enniscorthy is chock full of history; another must see for any student of Irish history... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Charlie Q
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Vero Beach, Florida
This is a must do in Enniscorthy

Enniscorthy castle is a fantastic experience and one not too be missed. The staff were very... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Brenda K
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Castle Hill, Enniscorthy, Ireland
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+353 53 923 4699
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"eileen gray"
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"bullet holes"
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"family home"
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"three floors"
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"interesting history"
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"sitting room"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Enniscorthy is chock full of history; another must see for any student of Irish history, particularly the '98 Rebellion. Vinegar Hill, Father Murhphy..it all happened here.

Thank Charlie Q
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Enniscorthy castle is a fantastic experience and one not too be missed. The staff were very informative and helpful. The castle is situated in the centre of Enniscorthy surrounded by fab shops,bars and restaurants. Only a 1 hr drive from Dublin and all age children...More

Thank Brenda K
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A good way to pass a couple of hours, a good history of enniscorthy and Ireland's history, had a great guide for the rooftop tour, good value for money if you want to understand some of Ireland's past

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The castle museum is fascinating, and has a great view of the area from the turrets if the guide takes you up there. We particularly enjoyed learning about Eileen Gray, who was born in the area but lived mainly in France in the 20's and...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

A big shout out to Fran today on his tour, we visited on 16/5/18. He was very informative and educated us well on the history.

Thank Daniel T
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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

A lovely way to spend a few hours by exploring the medieval history of the castle and home to Anglo-Norman Knights. Lots of lovely details about the Roche Family, who were the last family to live in the castle. You also get an insight into...More

Thank Caroline C
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

A fantastic castle which is very well preserved and maintained. At only €10 for a family of 4 it offers really good value to kill a couple of hours. Incredible views from the roof and very helpful and friendly staff. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Guide was very friendly and gave us a lot of local history. You can watch the movie Brooklyn during the visit !

Thank Campbell131
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

The castle provided a great story and provided a good narrative of aspects of enniscorthy. Lovely friendly and knowledgable staff.

Thank molliekav
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

This castle was used as a dwelling until about 1951 and has some great history and well worth a visit. Great for kids as well as adults as there are lots of rooms to explore. Friendly and enthusiastic staff and a bargain at € 4...More

Thank Mark T
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Response from Ewa S | Reviewed this property |
€4 for adults; €2 for children aged from 5 to 12; €3 for students, OAPs and members of groups, and €10 for a family ticket (two adults and three children).
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