Had a walk around with my new wife when we were in Ireland for our honeymoon. This castle has some amazing history!
About Carrickfergus Castle
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carrickfergus castle ,one of the oldest castle in Ireland to still be standing and many people can visit ,kids love the old statures and the big gun ,its well worth a visit ,Sadie r .
I come from Wales. I like castles. This is very much like some of the castles in Wales. I felt at home. Lots of information about people that had lived there. We were brought here on one of those Games of Thrones tours. It was...More
Carrickfergus is a stunning medieval castle situated on a rocky promontory. It's been very well maintained and repaired and is quite extensive with lots of different rooms and walls and areas to explore. Information about the castle's history and infrastructure is well presented and there...More
Nice little museum / castle has lots of information about the history of the building and the top most floor (past King John's toilet) looks set up to accommodate school groups and kids as there is plenty to occupy them while the grown ups read...More
This is a fully restored castle with a large tower house and complete set of buildings inside a fortified wall. It is a bit like a fort with large cannons and military buildings. The tower house is fully restored on all levels and provides a...More
Visited on 28 September and were the only two on a guided tour with a young tour guide. Sorry but we cannot remember the mans name but his knowledge was never ending and so articulate. He was a local lad and took real pride and...More
This place. i love this place so much history. i remember one time i went i could've swore i felt a ghostly presence no kidding. But i love this place one of my favourite places 2 go during Holidays
Great castle, but even greater is doing the tour by the well trained tour guides. Here you find out what exactly you’re looking at, and hear some of the stories that went with the castle. Good experience for children too, but please be mindful that...More