Aughnanure Castle lies in picturesque surroundings close to the shores of Lough Corrib. The castle is a particularly well-preserved example of an Irish tower house and was built ca 1500 by the O’Flahertys. Visitors will find the remains of a banqueting hall, a watch tower, an unusual double bawn, bastions and a dry harbour.
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Free entry for 2021
ACCESSIBILITY: Restricted access to castle grounds for visitors with disabilities.
Exhibition, toilets, car / coach park
3.5km from Oughterard off N59 – Oughterard to Galway road
Oughterard, Co. Galway, Ireland
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