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Rock of Cashel

Rock of Cashel

Contact Details

Address: St. Patrick's Rock of Cashel, Cashel, Co. Tipperary

Telephone No: +353 62 61437
Fax No: +353 62 62988
E-mail: rockofcashel@opw.ie

Opening Hours

 

PLEASE NOTE:  As the pageant "TO CROWN A KING" will be taking place at The Rock of Cashel on Sunday, 27th of April 2014 from 2.30pm to 5.30pm, there will be no guided tours for the general public during those times.  The last general guided tour for that day will be 12.30pm.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Visitors are advised that Cormac's Chapel will be closed to the public from the 28th of April to the 12th of May 2014 inclusive, due to major conservation works. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.  Reduced admission prices will apply during this period.

Open all Year 2014:

Mid Sept. - Mid Oct.  Daily  9.00 - 17.30  Last admission at 16.45

Mid Oct. - Mid March  Daily  9.00 - 16.30  Last admission at 15.45

Mid March - Early June  Daily  9.00 - 17.30  Last admission at 16.45

Early June - Mid Sept.  Daily  9.00 - 19.00  Last admission at 18.15

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO CONSERVATION WORK, ACCESS TO CORMAC'S CHAPEL WILL BE BY GUIDED TOUR ONLY FROM MAY TO SEPTEMBER EACH YEAR, UNTIL THE WORKS ARE COMPLETE.

Closed 24th to 26th December inclusive.
Please note that all groups must be pre-booked.
Average Length of Visit: 1 - 1.5 hours.

Admission Fees

C Adult: €6.00
Sen/Group: €4.00
Child/Student: €2.00
Family: €14.00

Facilities

Public toilets and car/coach park close to site.

 

 

A spectacular group of Medieval buildings set on an outcrop of limestone in the Golden Vale including the 12th century round tower, High Cross and Romanesque Chapel, 13th century Gothic cathedral, 15th century Castle and the restored Hall of the Vicars Choral.  Attractions include an audio-visual show and exhibitions.  Access for visitors with disabilities by prior arrangement.

Location: 500m from the centre of Cashel town off the Dublin Road.

Bus Route(s): Contact Busaras, Travel Centre (01) 8366111

Guided Tours: Available (Please check with site before visit as times may vary)
Duration: 45 mins
Max No: 50

Leaflet/Guide book: Please click on the following link The Rock of Cashel

Guide book: English, Irish
Leaflet: English , German, Italian, Spanish and Polish

Photography/Video allowed: Yes. Commercial photography requires permission.

Additional Information: Please note this is a very busy site and visitors may experience a delay during the summer months.

 

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