Monkstown Castle

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Monkstown Castle

Contact Person

dlr Heritage Events
Administrator

Telephone

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Time

Thursday, 3PM and 4PM

Location

dlr County

Cost

Free Guided Tour

Event Description

MONKSTOWN CASTLE

Free Guided Tour 8 July - 26 August, Thursday 3pm & 4pm

There is a local tradition of a monastic settlement in Monkstown since the 9th century. The Castle was constructed in the 13th century and was expanded over centuries. It was built by the monks of the great Cistercian house of the blessed Virgin Mary to protect the valuable agricultural land and fisheries they had established in the area.

Meet at the Castle entrance. This is an outdoor event. Suitable footwear is essential.

Thursday 3pm & 4pm Tours on the hour Last tour 4pm Tour Duration: 40 minutes Not wheelchair accessible.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Max Capacity: 8 people.

Booking essential via the following link: https://webcloudone.com/dlrheritageevents FACE MASKS ADVISABLE 

PREBOOKING REQUIRED

Due to COVID-19 tour numbers have been reduced. Early booking is advisable.

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