Live In ireland for 36 years went back home after 2 year and paid a visit. It was great to see the history was well presented and the staff were very informative
About Cork City Gaol
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Recommended to use the hop on hop off bus to get there because it is a little bit out of the way but totally worth it. The guided tour is recommended becaue you get much more information that you would just simply walking around the...More
Our visit to Cork City Gaol was interesting. Took us around 20 minutes by foot to get there from the city center but you can reach it by car or by using the Cork City Hop on Hop off Tour Bus. In the premises of...More
This really should be on your "to do" list. Gives a very interesting insight into Cork's social history, tucked away up a hill outside city centre, which can be reached by foot but best by car. (Bike will have to assault a pretty decent sized...More
Nice easy activity for a family. My husband and I went, it was educational and interesting. I especially loved the graffiti of former prisoners on the jail cell walls. It was an enjoyable experience but if my time in Ireland were limited I would skip...More
We visited Cork gaol recently. Apart from the splendour of the building itself, what really made the trip worthwhile was the guided tour. It's well worth taking the scenic walk to the edge of town to visit this gaol.
It was a cold and wet day when we visited the Gaol, but enjoyed the experience and the stories. An interesting view into a dark past.