Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre | Day Out With The Kids

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Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre

  • Dublin
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Castles and Palaces

Attraction Information

At Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre you can enjoy the contrast between 15th century living history with the costumed actors and the interactives of 21st century technology.

Let your imagination flow and you will travel back in time and be enthralled by the extraordinary work of the Archer, the Cook and the travelling Barber Surgeon.

You can climb to the battlements for panoramic views of sea and mountains.

Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the early Christian Church and Graveyard, dedicated to Saint Begnet.

Browse the interactive time line from early Christian through Viking, Medieval, Victorian and modern times in Dalkey (available in 12 languages) and more besides.

Opening hours

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 10:00 - 17:00

Saturday and Sunday 11:00 - 17:00

Pricing

Adult: €8.50

Concession (student, senior citizen): £7.50

Family (2 adults + 2 children under 12): €25

Child (over 4 under 12): €6.50

Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Travel & Contact Information

Address

Castle Street, Dalkey, Dublin, County Dublin, IE, null

Phone number

01 2843141

Map

Website

Click here to visit Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre has not told us if they are fully wheelchair friendly.

Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre has not told us if they are fully pushchair friendly.

Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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