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Dunsandle Castle and Woods

Kiltullagh, Athenry, Athenry, Ireland
+353 91 503 865
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Jjst for everyones information, This castle is closed until 2014. The website states it will open... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2013
Lisa C
Delafield, Wisconsin, United States
Dunsandle castle

As part of Heritage Week this castle & woods are open to the public for free so we went to check it... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2012
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1 Jul 2013
25 Aug 2012
“Dunsandle castle”
Kiltullagh, Athenry, Athenry, Ireland
+353 91 503 865
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Reviewed 2 July 2013

Jjst for everyones information, This castle is closed until 2014. The website states it will open after December 2013.

4  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 25 August 2012

As part of Heritage Week this castle & woods are open to the public for free so we went to check it out. It was a great experience & well worth a visit. Its wonderful that it has been restored & a lovley german girl...More

4  Thank c-porter333
Reviewed 28 July 2012

I visited there on a day when they were having the most amazing medieval festival that was so carefully put together by the organisers. The atmosphere around the castle with puppet shows from Yourman Puppets and Sword fighting displays from Eireannedge just two of the...More

8  Thank CarolineWalsh72
Reviewed 29 March 2012

Owner passionate about what he does. Very interesting insight into medieval Ireland .. elements of very nice restoration work interior

2  Thank GMMGalway
Reviewed 3 January 2012

Unless you go via the new motor way its a difficult place to find. Recent years Santa comes here. Its a fine castle and deserves to be saved. Great views from the top

2  Thank kellys69
Reviewed 6 March 2011

Our visit to Dunsandle Castle was a very interesting and exciting visit back to a time in Ireland's history when these Anglo Norman castles were houses for the land owners. My husband and I, and another couple, were staying in Galway for two nights and...More

14  Thank FLStarfish
Reviewed 18 December 2009

We're just home from visiting Santa at Dunsandle Castle and it was a great experience. We had three kids - 14, 9 & 7 - and they all agreed that it was brilliant. We were met by name in the carpark, and led on a...More

6  Thank BMooreIreland
Reviewed 6 October 2009

Restored over a ten year period, under the direction of renowned architect, David Newman Johnson, Dunsandle Castle is a little known treasure that is waiting to be discovered. From the minute I wound my way through the ancient woodland I knew that I was in...More

31  Thank bogland
Reviewed 27 September 2010
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