16th century medieval castle and pre-historic park
1550 - Built by John MacSioda MacNamara
1650s - Abandoned to ruin by the removal of the roof, staircase and battlements during the Cromwellian confiscations
1820s - rebuilt as a summer house by Tom Steele
1840s - Castle in ruins again
1960s - Castle restored by John Hunt.
The castle is now part of Craggaunowen, a pre-historic park experience, where the history of the Celts from over 1000 years ago can be explored.
Today 18:00 - 19°C. broken clouds 21:00 - 14°C. few clouds
Wednesday 07 June 2023 - 20°C. overcast clouds.
Thursday 08 June 2023 - 21°C. overcast clouds.
Friday 09 June 2023 - 19°C. overcast clouds.
Saturday 10 June 2023 - 16°C. light rain.
County Clare, Ireland
Distance: 11 KM
County Galway, Ireland
Distance: 52 KM