The Southeast Sights

Cahir Castle

  • Castle St.
  • Cahir
  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

Fodor's Review

The unavoidable focal point of the town, Cahir Castle is dramatically perched on a rocky island on the River Suir. Once the stronghold of the mighty Butler family and one of Ireland's largest and best-preserved castles, it retains its dramatic keep, tower, and much of its original defensive structure. An audiovisual show and guided tour are available upon request.

Sight Information

Address:

Castle St., Cahir, Co. Tipperary, Ireland

Sight Details:

  • €4
  • Mid-Mar.–mid-June, daily 9:30–5; mid-June–Aug., daily 9–6:30; Sept.–mid-Oct., daily 9:30–5:30; mid-Oct.–mid-Mar., daily 9:30–4:30; last entry 45 mins before closing

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