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The Southwest Sights

Ross Castle

  • Muckross Rd. (N71) Map It
  • Killarney
  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

Updated 04/10/2014

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A fully restored 14th-century stronghold, sited on the lower lake 2 km (1 mile) south of town, this castle was the last place in the province of Munster to fall to Oliver Cromwell's forces in 1652. A later dwelling has 16th- and 17th-century furniture.

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Knockreer Estate, Muckross Rd. (N71), Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

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  • €4
  • Mid-Mar.–Oct., daily 9:30–5:45

Updated 04/10/2014


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