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Kinsale has so many things to do, on and off the water. From historical walking tours, ghost tours, castles, forts, galleries and shops, arts & crafts, horse riding, golf and the recently launched Kinsale Gourmet Academy – you’ll never be bored in Kinsale! With three marinas, a yacht club, two outdoor activity centres, boat and yacht hire, harbour cruises, beaches, sailing, kayaking, fishing and scuba diving there is so much to see and do in this busy harbour town.

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Almshouse

The Almshouses were built by Sir Robert Southwell (1635-1702). Sir Robert was born in the Kinsale area, and became one of the most famous and powerful men of his time. 1663 Elected to Parliament for the Cornish Borough of Penryn 1664 Appointed to Secretaryship of Prizes 1665 Married Elizabeth Dering. …

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Church of St. John the Baptist

Friars Street Kinsale Co. Cork P17 KF30

This Catholic church was built in 1839, and designed by Brother Michael Augustine who also built a number of the churches in Cork city. It had extensive work carried out in the past decade and has been returned to its original glory. Mass

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Don & Barry’s Historic Stroll

Departs from the Tourist Office, Kinsale, Co. Cork Tel: 021 477 2873 Mob: 087 2500731 Email: [email protected] Web: www.historicstrollkinsale.com | Facebook Page ‘The original and best daily walking tour – Number 1 on Tripadvisor!’

On Rick Steves’ YouTube Channel: Kinsale, Ireland: History at Charles Fort

The acclaimed and fun insight …

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James Fort

James Fort holds a commanding position directly across the harbour mouth from Charles Fort. Together, these forts guarded the narrow harbour entrance. Work began on the construction of James Fort in 1602. It was completed in 1607 and was captured in 1690 by Williamite forces. It has undergone much alteration …

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Alana James and Margie Milenkiewicz

Kinsale Food Tours

Web: www.kinsalefoodtours.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/KinsaleFoodTours Twitter: www.twitter.com/KinsaleFoodTour Instagram: www.instagram.com/kinsalefoodtours

Kinsale Food Tours are walking daytime food tours which explore the tantalising treats and fascinating food history of Kinsale. Food is an integral part of what makes Kinsale the Gourmet Capital of Ireland and we happily guide your tummy on a culinary …

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