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Cahir Castle

Castle St, Cahir, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
+353 52 744 1011
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Great family visit

Did a family trip to the castle with my kids they loved it - such a large castle in a lovely... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
daveyk111
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Cork, Ireland
Free entry first Wednesday of the month

We didn't know about the free entry of Irish heritage sites on the first Wednesday of the month... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
sunshinelpc
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toronto
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This imposing 15th-century castle was long a military stronghold.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Castle St, Cahir, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
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+353 52 744 1011
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Did a family trip to the castle with my kids they loved it - such a large castle in a lovely setting on the river Suir. Cahir has some great attractions with the park beside the castle, the lovely walk to the swiss cottage and...More

Thank daveyk111
Reviewed 6 days ago

We didn't know about the free entry of Irish heritage sites on the first Wednesday of the month till we were at Rock of Casher. Cahir castle is only around 20 min drive from Rock of Casher. So a perfect combination for day trip. We...More

Thank sunshinelpc
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stopped here to break our journey from Kilkenny to Killarney – but so glad we did. We arrived just as a tour was starting, so joined 6 others and were shown around the castle with interesting & amusing insights into the castle in...More

Thank TrewinDorset
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cahir is a cute town and the castle is cool. The guided tour is a must to get all the background. There are some cool features that have been rebuilt. But, look for the two canon balls still lodged in the walls from 1599. And...More

Thank Eileen P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous castle in the centre of the town. Lovely setting as the rivers flows past the outer walls. The castle is in great condition compared to a lot of our castles and abbeys which were destroyed by Cromwell. Good value at €5.00 admission. Might be...More

Thank CRRG_Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not take a guided tour of the castle but we did see a very well made film before touring. The castle is in great condition and is really beautiful. The area around it is lovely too. Definitely worth the stop and time to...More

Thank travelwiseMiss
Reviewed 1 week ago

beautifully preserved castle, castle itself and surrounding area are stunning, very picturesque, can see why it has been used in movies and tv shows.. very interesting how all the doors, hallways and stairway are so small and narrow.. stairs and hallways specially can feel almost...More

Thank EKTravel15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This castle had an interesting history and special features to attempt to keep the inhabitants safe. It was also used in several movies.

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This defensive castle was the best preserved we saw on our Irish trip. Great experience.We stopped for about an hour and a half as we travelled through Tipperary. The kids loved it and we took a lot of good pictures here.

Thank timj0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interested in Irish history and medieval castles, Cahir Castle is a must. One of the best preserved/restored castles. Beautiful views and friendly staff. Parking can be found on square down the street. Cahir is very popular and can be busy. Beautiful grounds...More

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