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Bunratty Castle and Folk Park

  • Shannon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Castles and Palaces, Parks and Playgrounds

Attraction Information

Bunratty Castle, the most complete and authentic medieval fortress in Ireland. Built in 1425 it was restored in 1954 to its former medieval splendor and now contains mainly 15th and 16th century furnishings, tapestries, and works of art which capture the mood of those times.
Plus enjoy the sights, sounds tastes, scents, of the Folk Park as you stroll from house to house or around the charming village street complete with school, post office, doctors house, hardware shop, printers and of course McNamara's pub!

Opening hours

9am to 5.30pm daily.


€11 per person, kids €8.50, family £32 for up to 6 kids! Joint ticket available with Cliffs of Moher.

Travel & Contact Information


Bunratty, Shannon, County Clare, IE, null

Phone number

061 360 788



Click here to visit Bunratty Castle and Folk Park's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets and accessible toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Bunratty Castle and Folk Park has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

No, Bunratty Castle and Folk Park is not wheelchair friendly.

No, Bunratty Castle and Folk Park have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Bunratty Castle and Folk Park has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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