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Ormond Castle

Discover a Tudor gem

10:00 – 18:00

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Ormond Castle

Discover a Tudor gem

10:00 – 18:00

See all opening times

Limited Access

Open 10:00 - 18:00 Daily. Closes 01 November.
Advance booking recommended.
Access by Guided tour only (max 5 Persons).
Toilets closed.
Limited access for visitors with mobility difficulties.
Free admission.

Admission

Adult: €5.00
Group/Senior: €4.00
Child/Std: €3.00
Family: €13.00

Getting here

Castle Park
off Castle Street
Carrick-on-Suir
Co. Tipperary
E32 CX59

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Ormond Castle

Joined on to an earlier medieval riverside castle, Ormond Castle Carrick-on-Suir is the finest example of an Elizabethan manor house in Ireland. Thomas, 10th Earl of Ormond, built it in 1565 in honour of his distant cousin Queen Elizabeth.

The magnificent great hall, which stretches almost the whole length of the building is decorated with some of the finest stucco plasterwork in the country. The plasterwork features portraits of Queen Elizabeth and her brother Edward VI and many motifs and emblems associated with the Tudor monarchy.

Audiovisuals and technological installations bring this castle’s intriguing history to life.

Opening Times

27 March – 01 November

Daily

Admission by guided tour only

 

 

Seasonal Opening Times

27 March - 24 October

Daily 10:00 – 18:00

Last admission 17:15

25 October - 01 November

Daily 09:30 – 17:00

Last admission 16:45

Notice

Admission by guided tour only

Contact

Castle Park
off Castle Street
Carrick-on-Suir
Co. Tipperary
E32 CX59

051 640 787

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Facilities

  • Audio Visual Show
  • Baby Changing
  • Brochure
  • Exhibition
  • Guided tours
  • On the Suir Blueway
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilet

Restrictions

  • Appropriate footwear
  • Assistance dogs only
  • Hold hand rail
  • No indoor photography
  • No mobile devices
  • Spiral staircase

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