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Lifford Old Courthouse

Closed Now: 10:00 - 15:30
Open today: 10:00 - 15:30
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tried to escape, great time

Had a great time here with family and we tried our hand at the escape room. Very well done and I... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Connor D
Inverness, Florida
Bite of eat and escape room

Travelled here with some family members and teenagers for bit to eat - food and service could not... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
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Experience life as a prisoner in a guided tour with a difference at Lifford Old Courthouse. Learn about law and disorder as you are charged, sentenced and fingerprinted and shown your new surroundings. You won't just be told about the cramped...more
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Old Courthouse The Diamond | The Diamond, Lifford F93 CD6F, Ireland
+353 74 914 1733
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

Had a great time here with family and we tried our hand at the escape room. Very well done and I would recommend both the escape room and tour of the old courthouse!

Thank Connor D
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Travelled here with some family members and teenagers for bit to eat - food and service could not fault the mash potatoes were one of the nicest I’ve had you could eat a bowl of this yourself. Great portion sizes too and staff very friendly...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Have been here on of occasions, various activities here. Restaurant visitors centre and items of historical interest. Well worth a visit

Thank John P
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

I accompanied an organised trip to The old courthouse. We had a great time. On our arrival we were served tea/coffee & scones (gorgeous) which had been pre ordered, before embarking on the tour. A number of my group had difficulties standing, so chairs were...More

Thank Doris W
Reviewed 25 August 2017

escorted round by a guard in costume...charged with crime, fingerprinted then shown round cells, etc. Lovely cafe on site and coffee bar...great value for money

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The food served here is delicious and the staff are friendly, efficient and helpful. We really enjoyed our meal.

Thank 280Martie
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Booked the junior jail break for a kid's party. Kids had a great time, cracking the codes/puzzles and afterwards, getting their wanted pictures taken and dressing up etc. Would recommend it as something a bit different for a kid's party.

Thank DanniDoll
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We had a very satisfying lunch in the Courthouse Bistro-the staff were very pleasant and accommodating. Nothing was too much trouble The live Prison Tour was a great experience The presentations were excellent - very informative. Gave an insight into life in the 19th century...More

Thank eadie074
Reviewed 8 July 2017

The tour of the old courthouse takes the form of the visitors being convicted, fingerprinted, and sentenced. Then visitors are shown around cells. This tour is not really appropriate for adults, I think it is better suited to school children. The tour guide was very...More

1  Thank buttonsbaby
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Been awhile since we were there, but it is a great attraction for a group visit, would suit along with another attraction/ activity as can be done in a few hours. Staff are delightful and the tour of the Goal is very informative. The only...More

1  Thank Margaret F
LiffordOldCourthouse, Public Relations Manager at Lifford Old Courthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Hi Margaret, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit to us and hope you and the group had a great day with us and elsewhere. We're delighted to hear you enjoyed the scones, they're made fresh...More

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5 September 2016|
Response from LiffordOldCourthouse | Property representative |
Hi, Our admission prices are as follows: Guided Tour Admission: Adult: €6 Child (Under 16): €3 Senior Citizen/Student: €4 Family (2 adults & 2 children): €15 Escape Rooms 'JAILBREAK': €8 'The Heist': €12 Hope this... More