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Enniskillen Castle

Closed Now: 09:30 - 17:00
Open today: 09:30 - 17:00
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Weekend break

My wife and I had s wonderful short break here everything was spot on great food excellent staff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Desy B
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Excellent little museum

Wehad time only for a short visit to the museum but found it had a very imaginative layout and was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Fermanagh County Museum at Enniskillen Castle has reopened after undergoing a £3.5 million redevelopment. Enniskillen Castle, situated beside the River Erne in County Fermanagh, was built almost 600 years ago by Gaelic Maguires. Guarding one of the...more
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| Co Fermanagh, Enniskillen BT74 7HL, Northern Ireland
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All reviews military history regimental museum great exhibits well worth a visit banks of the river both adults and children different sections interesting place to visit world war few hours car parking on display couple of hours interesting history on site lough erne coffee shop
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had s wonderful short break here everything was spot on great food excellent staff lovely rooms with nice views

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Desy B
EnniskillenCastle, Manager at Enniskillen Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review. I'm glad you enjoyed your recent visit here to the beautiful Fermanagh Lakelands.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wehad time only for a short visit to the museum but found it had a very imaginative layout and was full of interesting artefacts and information. Well worth seeing.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank marilyn a
EnniskillenCastle, Manager at Enniskillen Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive comments. I'm glad you enjoyed your recent visit to Enniskillen Castle including the two Museums - Fermanagh County Museum and The Inniskillings Museum - within the historic site.

Reviewed 9 December 2018

Have gone here numberous times since childhood (I'm now 50) and there is always something that catches my eye that I haven't noticed or read before. There is so much it is impossible to read everything in one visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Rodbuild
CharlotteNIreland, Front Office Manager at Enniskillen Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Thank you for your kind comments - and also for coming back again and again. I'm glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 19 November 2018

We were on a tour and happened upon the anniversary of the end of World War I. The BBC was filming, and we also spoke to several Irish WWI re-enacters while there. This was a bonus; however, the actual castle itself contains incredible artifacts from...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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CharlotteNIreland, Front Office Manager at Enniskillen Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2018

Thank you for your feedback; we are glad that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best if not the best Castle we have seen in Ireland. Very friendly well informed staff, lots of very well presented exhibits. Also very interactive for all ages. Enniskillen 10 out of 10.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank helenandstuart1
CharlotteNIreland, Front Office Manager at Enniskillen Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Ah, I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit; thank you for your kind comments.

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Very interesting and informative. Plenty to see allow a couple of hours to go round Well worth the entrance fee and many exhibits

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andy C
CharlotteNIreland, Front Office Manager at Enniskillen Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

I'm glad you enjoyed your visit. As you say, there's lots to see and good value for money.

Reviewed 11 October 2018

Enniskillen Castle stands in a strategic position in the centre of the town by the river. There is real history here, in a location that has seen a turbulent past. The castle is well maintained and has had a lot of investment as a visitor...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Solway73
EnniskillenCastle, Manager at Enniskillen Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you for your positive comments. Glad you enjoyed your recent visit here.

Reviewed 1 October 2018

This Museum is set beautifully on Lough Erne in Enniskillen Castle. It records the towns military past right up to service in Afghanistan. There is a lot to read and lots of war medals to admire.Do allow a good half day if you want to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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CharlotteNIreland, Front Office Manager at Enniskillen Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

I am glad that you enjoyed your visit. The Visitor Information Centre relocated here two years ago and it's great to be working in partnership with the museum; our staff can 'signpost' visitors to other attractions etc in the area. As you say, you could...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

A step back into Ulsters proud history from start to finish it is a very informative tour Plenty to see and learn

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ulsterman61
CharlotteNIreland, Front Office Manager at Enniskillen Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

I am glad that you enjoyed your visit. As you say, there's plenty to see on site and most visitors spend a couple of hours here.

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Interesting place to visit, lots of interactive activities for the children, informative and value for money.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank littlelegs331
EnniskillenCastle, Manager at Enniskillen Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you for your positive comment and I'm glad that you all enjoyed your visit to Enniskillen Castle. There's something here for all ages and interests.

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Hello Jan The Maguire History Weekend is taking place from Friday 13 - Sunday 15 May 2016.
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