Rock of Cashel

Castle, Historic Site, and Church
Carraig Phádraig, Cashel, Ireland
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  • Today
    • 11:00 AM–6:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 10:00 AM–6:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 9:00 AM–7:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 11:00 AM–5:00 PM

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  • Tom M.

    The Rock of Cashel is the ancient seat of the Kings of Munster and the seat of Brian Ború the last high king of Ireland who defeated the Danes at the Battle of Clontarf and died in victory. The Rock g

    Tom Meehan · March 22, 2010
  • Bernard G.

    The scaffolding is required to raise the pigments of frescos in a centurys-old structure.

    Bernard Goldbach · July 31, 2010
  • Bernard G.

    Look west, downhill and next to Hore Abbey, to see where Queen Elizabeth landed.

    Bernard Goldbach · May 22, 2011

    Icon of Irish Tourism and an excellent example of Irish built heritage. Don't miss. · October 10, 2010
  • Jazz O.

    Pretty in green.

    Jazz O'Gorman · March 17, 2013
  • Sylvie L.

    Major restauration still going on. But it's still worth a visit. The view on the region is splendid.

    Sylvie Lachize · March 17, 2012
  • Shawn D.

    Will be even better when resoration scaffolding is removed from Cormac's Chapel Read more

    Shawn Day · July 11, 2011
  • Maury M.

    Watch the free video and take a free tour from one of the guides. Awesome experience, and a beautiful site!

    Maury McCown · April 28, 2014
  • Tony W.

    Well worth the visit for some spectacular architecture! I regret not taking the long walk to the second castle you can see out back. Scaffolding might be annoying, but restoration is hard work.

    Tony Webster · October 18, 2013
  • Mike W.

    Be sure to go on a guided tour, it is well worth it and educational.

    Mike W · July 15, 2013
  • Steven B.

    Waste of money

    Steven B · April 22, 2011
  • Lui C.

    Major restoration works going on during Summer 2010. Parts of the complex may be not accessible. Very imposing scaffolding surrounds part of the site

    Lui C · July 25, 2010
  • Conchy M.

    One of the best places to visit in Ireland. Not too big, you can see it in a fee. The ticket costs 4, includes a short movie about the history and 20 min tour. You can skip it and wonder on your own.

    Conchy Mauro · October 26, 2014
  • Fionn

    500m from the centre of Cashel town off the Dublin Road

    Fionn · July 2, 2014
  • Peter D.

    Almost impossible to avoid the Cashel town council 4.50 euro car park charge. Didn't go in, parked on double yellow lines and did our picnic right beside car w/ three other families who thought same ;

    Peter Donegan · July 13, 2013
  • Thomas L.

    Great place for the family to get out of the Jose for a few hours my children loved it

    Thomas Lonergan · March 6, 2013
  • Bernard G.

    If it's raining you could get quality headgear downhill in the Cashel Woolen Store.

    Bernard Goldbach · June 10, 2012
  • Bernard G.

    If the breeze is blowing outside you need a ht inside.

    Bernard Goldbach · April 14, 2012
  • Bernard G.

    If you have a local address ask to sign in with your friends and enjoy a free walkabout.

    Bernard Goldbach · February 26, 2012
  • Felix L.

    A little bit boring. Not realy worth the 6€. Just move on and visit Cahir Castle. It's much more fun.

    Felix Labhart · July 10, 2011
  • Varda E.

    Vale la pena hacer una buena toma del edificio y la colina

    Varda Elentari · December 7, 2013
  • Alain L.

    Lieu absolument magique. L'histoire en majesté.

    Alain Lambert · September 14, 2011
  • CK Mundo

    Cormacova kaple určitě stojí za návštěvu. Read more

    CK Mundo · March 6, 2013