Blarney Castle

Things to do in County Cork, Ireland - Blarney Castle - YourDaysOut
The Square, Monacnapa, Blarney, Co. Cork, Ireland
Adult - EUR 15.00 Child - EUR 6.00 Family - EUR 37.00
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Welcome to Blarney Castle, the home of the Blarney Stone Built nearly six hundred years ago by one of Ireland's greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, and has been attracting attention ever since. Over the last few hundred years, millions have flocked to Blarney making it a world landmark and one of Ireland's greatest treasures. Now that might have something to do with the Blarney Stone, the legendary Stone of Eloquence, found at the top of our tower. Kiss it and you'll never again be lost for words. For over 200 years, world statesmen, literary giants, and legends of the silver screen have joined the millions of pilgrims climbing the steps to kiss the Blarney Stone and gain the gift of eloquence There are those who think that you come to Blarney Castle only to see the Stone. But most leave knowing that the Blarney Stone is only a part of our attraction. Badger's Cave When Cromwell's general, Lord Broghill, besieged the castle, he fired down from Card Hill above the lake and broke the tower walls. Yet when he entered the castle, he found only two trusty old retainers. The main garrison had fled through this cave Badgers Cave. The Court Against the east wall of the Castle, you...


1 reviews for Blarney Castle

Collette Mooney 4 / 5

Entry fee could be lower as the castle is just basic ruins, and when you kiss the stone its€10 for the photo, and the queue is long in summer, the gardens and walkways make up for it, the witches stone was interesting, not much for kids and the cafe didn't have much, souvenir shop had lots though

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