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This ruin of the Roscommon Castle is just amazing! It was a high castle, and just to wander around... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathleen D
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Castlebar, Mayo, Ireland
Touring Ireland

We were touring Ireland & passing by , this was not a stop but our bus driver pulled in & let us... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NewIberia_laGbl
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new iberia,la
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Roscommon, Roscommon, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Situated down a road leading to a peaceful park with a duck pond, the ruin of this castle is well worth a visit, especially as it's free. There is a simple information board and I enjoyed looking up at the thickness of the walls giving...More

Thank kirstine2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This castle is situated in a beautiful, modern park. There is a small lake and the paths lead you to this huge, ruined castle. It’s surrounded by countryside and it’s free to enter and explore at leisure. It’s a great place for children to play...More

Thank M6Mel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This ruin of the Roscommon Castle is just amazing! It was a high castle, and just to wander around it was wonderful

Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were touring Ireland & passing by , this was not a stop but our bus driver pulled in & let us tour... it was worth the stop, we enjoyed it

Thank NewIberia_laGbl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent an afternoon at the Castle. There is archaeological digging going on by some US Universities. We were able to explore the grounds, some of the remaining buildings and peek into the dig site. So amazing and very cool. How those before us built...More

Thank Kathi T
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We ask a local resident about a certain Castle to visit, and they suggested this one - it was free. We thoroughly enjoy it and there was plenty of green space for children to run and play. Some of our best photographs came from this...More

Thank Rileyjr
Reviewed 4 July 2018

The fact that the castle is located on Castle Street should be a giveaway. however the banner advertising it appears to be advertising a park and not a castle. There are no EU style brown signs to be seen anywhere. I was very fortunate that...More

Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I’ve seen other reviews and what they mainly talk about is the Loughnaneane Park which open in the summer 8.30 to - 9.00 pm which is in front of the ruins of Roscommon This 13th cent Castle historical one of the best of its type...More

Thank seos07
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Roscommon Castle is a lovely place on fine summer days or when anyone feels like a walk. Lovely green grass and gravelled walkways. The old Castle is magnificent. There is also a playground for children. There is ponds with ducks. It is within walking distance...More

Thank mary F
Reviewed 17 June 2018

This is located right in the center of town and surrounded by a beautiful park with a lake and swans that the locals really enjoy. We enjoyed seeing this very much. It is quite large and there is no fee.

Thank KimMac1
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Response from ob1murray | Reviewed this property |
This is very well sign posted and you cant miss it, it stick out of the landscape all on its own, google maps will let you know when you are there, the local people will help anyone and they are very nice too :) enjoy your... More
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