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Blarney Castle and The Blarney Stone

Blarney Castle and The Blarney Stone

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Blarney Castle, a 600 year old medieval fortress with its famous Blarney Stone which grants 'The Gift of the Gab' to all that kiss it


Blarney Castle and the famous Blarney Stone which grants "The Gift of the Gab" to all that kiss it is situated in Blarney village, 8 km Northwest from Cork city in the South of Ireland.

Visit a 600 year-old castle built by one of Ireland's greatest chieftans, Cormac MacCarthy, discover the legendary Stone of Eloquence, The Blarney Stone and explore Blarney house and its diverse gardens.

Blarney Castle, The Blarney Stone, Blarney house and gardens are open to the public all year except Christmas Day and Christmas Eve.

Book discounted online tickets here www.blarneycastle.ie/tickets

Blarney Castle


One of Irelands greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy 600 years ago built Blarney Castle.
Blarney Castle that you see today is the third erected on this site. It is one of Ireland's greatest treasures.

The Blarney Stone


Located at the top of the tower in Blarney Castle, visitors will discover the legendary Stone of Eloquence, 'The Blarney Stone'. Irish folklore grants those who kiss it will 'never again be lost for words'.

Blarney House


Blarney House, a Scottish baronial was built in 1874 by John Lanyon. The house overlooks the Blarney Lake. The restored interior of Blarney House is open to the public during the summer months.

Blarney House gardens


Explore 60 hectares of gardens and parklands that surround Blarney House.

The Blarney Castle shop


Hand picked items offering charm, quality and quirkiness. Souvenirs and mementos of Blarnet Castle, The Blarney Stone and Blarney House and gardens.



Opening hours


Blarney Castle, The Blarney Stone and its gardens are open to the public all year except Christmas Day and Christmas Eve. Blarney House is open to the public from June - August, Monday to Saturday.

Entry tickets


Buy in advance and take advantage of the online discounts.
Book tickets online here www.blarneycastle.ie/tickets

WEBSITE: www.blarneycastle.ie
EMAIL: info@blarneycastle.ie
TEL: +353 21 4385252
GPS: 51.92908, -8.57089
ADDRESS: Blarney Castle and Blarney House, Monacnapa, Blarney, Co. Cork, Ireland.

Blarney Castle, gardens and The Blarney Stone

Blarney Castle, gardens and The Blarney Stone

Blarney Castle

Blarney Castle

Blarney House gardens

Blarney House gardens

Blarney House gardens

Blarney House gardens

Note: This article may contain or reflect personal opinions and cannot be considered contractual.
Full property details and booking terms and conditions are available on the relevant property page(s).
Entry fees, opening hours and other information is correct as of publishing, November 2017.


   

Blarney castle and the Blarney Stone

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