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Castle Matrix - CLOSED

N21 Highway | Rathkeale, County Limerick, Adare, Ireland
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not open but worth it if you like "creepy"

Castle Matrix is not open but if you like adventure, take a few minutes and try to find it. Right... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2014
karinr9933
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Poughkeepsie, NY
Couldn't Find

The little pink star from the rental car company taunted me with this ruinous castle, pronounced... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2014
Leslie1218
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Chicago, Illinois
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21 Aug 2014
“not open but worth it if you like "creepy"”
31 Jul 2014
“Couldn't Find”
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N21 Highway | Rathkeale, County Limerick, Adare, Ireland
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Reviewed 21 August 2014

Castle Matrix is not open but if you like adventure, take a few minutes and try to find it. Right off of N21 between Rathkeale and Adare. You'll probably have to ask a local for directions to the driveway. VERY overgrown - only 2 wheel...More

3  Thank karinr9933
Reviewed 31 July 2014

The little pink star from the rental car company taunted me with this ruinous castle, pronounced Matt-rix in County Limerick just outside of Rathkeale. We couldn't find it for the life of us. In a mix of on-line reviews I've read since being home, the...More

1  Thank Leslie1218
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Just to say that Castlematrix is not in fact in Adare but in Rathkeale. The castle is well worth visiting but unfortunately is not open to the public at the moment.

9  Thank Ciara287
Reviewed 23 April 2012

I was lucky to have a tour round the lovely Castle Matrix about 6 years ago by the really interesting lady who own it (Liz). I was in Ireland last week with my family and wanted to show it to them, however, its not open...More

6  Thank ellenkeegan
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baltimore, Maryland
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Reviewed 23 August 2005

First, delayed flight, second, lost luggage, third wrong rental car! So the trip started out great! With that in mind and set aside we traveled to our destination, Springfield Castle. With our check in time far off we decided to pull out the map and...More

14  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 12 January 2004

my visit to Castle Matrix was an enjoyable one. when we climbed the old tower to the old chapel we got to make a wish and ring the bell. I got to play the old piano and my daughter the old harp by candle light....More

7  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 October 2002

The castle is a wonder. If one can only get past the stench of the dogs that the present host allows to foul up this Ireland treasure, one's socks will be knocked off by the work of her late husband. My husband's very favorite piece...More

10  Thank frndofbear