Address: Castle Street, Donegal, Co. Donegal, F94 P996
Telephone No: +353 74 972 2405
Fax No: +353 74 972 2436
Please note: this site will be closed on Tuesday 28th and Wednesday 1st March due to essential maintenance taken place at the site.
Easter - Mid September:
Daily, 10:00 - 18:00
Mid September - Easter:
Thurs - Mon, 09.30 - 16.30
Last Admission: 45 mins. before closing
Average Length of Visit: 45 mins. - 1 hour
Exhibitions, public toilets
Built by the O'Donnell chieftain in the 15th century, beside the River Eske, the Castle has extensive 17th century additions by Sir Basil Brooke. The Castle is furnished throughout and includes Persian rugs and French tapestries. Information panels chronicle the history of the Castle owners from the O'Donnell chieftains to the Brooke family. Limited access for people with disabilities to the ground floor.
Location: In the centre of Donegal Town
Guided Tours: Available every hour.
Max. No: 35
Duration: 30 mins
Leaflet/Guide Booklet: English, Irish, French, German, Italian and Spanish.
Bus Route(s): Contact Bus Eireann Travel Centre +353 1 836 6111
Seasonal Events: N/A
Photography / Video allowed: Yes. Commercial photography requires permission