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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  : April – September: 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 served as Customs House, …

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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 May to September from 10:00am to 6:00pm Tearooms open weekends only: April and October from 10:00am to …

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