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Ringfinnan Garden of Remembrance

Kinsale Garden of Remembrance is dedicated to the memory of Fr. Mychal Judge, Chaplain in the New York Fire Department and to the 343 brave fire fighters, who so courageously lost their lives in New York on September 11th 2001. The Kinsale Garden of Remembrance was initiated by Kathleen Murphy, …

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St. Multose Church

021-477-2220 Church St, Kinsale, Co. Cork, P17 PK68

Built in 1190, this church has remained in continuous use to the present day. Some interesting features include an inscription in Norman French, the Easter sepulchre, the Baptismal font, the carved memorials, and the reredos from the Galway chapel as well as …

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Desmond Castle & the International Museum of Wine

Desmond Castle & the International Museum of Wine (Closed for Renovations)

Cork Street, Kinsale, Co Cork, Ireland Tel: 021 477 4855 [email protected] http://www.heritageireland.ie/en/South-West/DesmondCastle/

Desmond Castle is currently closed for important renovations.

Built as an urban tower house by the Earl of Desmond c. 1500, Desmond Castle has served as Customs House, Prison, Ordnance store and a Workhouse. The Museum details the …

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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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Giles Norman Gallery

45 Main Street, Kinsale, Co.Cork, P17 K651, Ireland Tel: +353 (0) 21 4774 373 [email protected] www.gilesnorman.com

Giles Norman is one of Ireland’s leading photographers, known for his distinctive collection of black and white images. His portfolio features traditional Irish landscapes and bold abstract pieces, and journeys beyond the Irish shores, …

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