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All reviews interactive exhibits solar system all ages tour guide was very informative few hours nice walk beautiful building cork harbour science astronomy planets telescope dungeon cosmos tower information exhibition
This is a kiddie castle for future astronauts. Highly disappointed with the tour. Compared to other castles In Ireland this one is not worth the trip at all. Unless you’re with a 3 year old, skip it and save $7.
I really enjoyed my time there, the tour gives us a glimpse of the past and the different "lives" that the castle had, the view from the tower is very nice. Then there is a moment spent in the planetarium to discover more about the...More
Easy to find with parking outside and a good price. Most informative about the history and use of Blackrock Castle up to the present day as an observatory. The tour guide was very clearly spoken even for my deaf husband, however did just talk for...More
Great spot to view the river and Cork Harbour and an easy drive through the historic Blackrock area of Cork. Good size car park although it does get busy, short walk from there to Castle entrance and it's courtyard. Decent cafe here with outside seating...More
I'd seen this place advertised on Cork tourism sites and thought it sounded worth a visit. However, it fell far short of expectations. There wasn't really much of anything to see inside and hardly anything was working - not very good considering it's a working...More