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Desmond Castle & the International Museum of Wine

Desmond Castle & the International Museum of Wine

Cork Street, Kinsale, Co Cork, Ireland Tel: 021 477 4855 [email protected]

Opening Hours (2015) : 3rd April – 16th September 2015: Daily 10.00 – 18.00.

Free Admission on 1st Wednesday of each month

Built as an urban tower house by the Earl of Desmond c. 1500, Desmond Castle has …

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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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Charles Fort, Kinsale. Courtesy of AirCam Aerial Photography

Charles Fort

Summercove, Kinsale, Co. Cork, P17 AY18 Ireland Tel: 021 477 2263 Fax: 021 477 4347 [email protected]

Open Year Round Regular guided tours are available Exhibition facilities on site

Tearooms open daily from June to September Tearooms open weekends only: April, May and October.

FREE Admission 1st Wednesday of each

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