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Rock of Cashel

Rock of Cashel

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12th and 13th century Medieval buildings at the heart of Tipperary


Rock of Cashel is a group of Medieval buildings dated between 12th and 13th century set on an outcrop of limestone situated in the Golden Vale at the heart of Tipperary.

Discover the High Cross and the Romanesque Chapel, 13th century Gothic cathedral, a 15th century Castle and the restored Hall of the Vicars Choral. The Rock was the seat of the High Kings of Munster with buildings featuring both Hiberno-Romanesque and Germanic influences.

Rock of Cashel tourist attraction


Rock of Cashel is a popular tourist attraction and one of the most visited in Ireland and one of the most remarkable collections of Celtic art and Medieval architecture to be found anywhere in Europe.

The rock appears in the novel 'Sister Fidelma Mysteries'.



Opening Hours


Open all Year
Mid Sept. - Mid Oct. Daily 09.00 - 17.30 Last admission at 16.45pm
Mid Oct. - Mid March Daily 09.00 - 16.30 Last admission at 15.45pm
Mid March - Early June Daily 09.00 - 17.30 Last admission at 16.45pm
Early June - Mid Sept. Daily 09.00 - 19.00 Last admission at 18.15pm

Closed 24th to 26th December inclusive.
Please note that all groups must be pre-booked.
Average Length of Visit: 1 - 1½ hours.

Admission Fees


Adult: €8.00
Group / Senior: €6.00
Child / Student: €4.00
Family: €20.00

Facilities


Public toilets and car / coach park close to site.
Credit Card Facilities available.

EMAIL: rockofcashel@opw.ie
TELEPHONE: +353 62 61437
ADDRESS: Rock of Cashel, Moor, Cashel, Comté de Tipperary, Ireland.

Rock of Cashel

Rock of Cashel

Celtic art and Medieval architectures

Celtic art and Medieval architectures

Rock of Cashel

Rock of Cashel

Rock of Cashel

Rock of Cashel

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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.


   

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