See what 19th/early 20th century life was like inside prison walls

Cork City Gaol is a heritage centre that allows you to take a step back in time to see what 19th/early 20th century life was like inside prison walls. The historical experience is brought to life with amazingly life like figures, furnished cells, sound effects & fascinating exhibitions. The exhibition fascinates visitors of all ages. All nationalities are catered for with a self-guided tour available in 13 languages.


Opening Times:

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Admission Rates Apply

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Getting There
Map Location: 51.899043, -8.498868
Contact Cork City Gaol

Convent Avenue, Sunday’s Well, Cork City

Eircode: T23 VX25
T: +353(0)21-4305022
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