Swords Castle

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Swords, (County Dublin)

Swords Castle is a medieval Irish castle, built north of Dublin. Built in the 13th century, its style is Anglo-Norman, and has a crazy charm! Although in ruins, the site can be visited, to the delight of tourists!

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Swords Castle was once built as a stately residence for the Archbishops of Dublin. Covering an area of over 6000m², it has a north tower, a fortified enclosure, a chapel and a pretty garden. It is only partially accessible: only the tower is open to visitors for the modest sum of 5€ and will offer you a breathtaking view of the city and its surroundings.

Do not miss its exceptional architecture, the beauty of its fortifications, and its surrounding nature: the show is charming!

It should be noted that the castle has recently been renovated: in 2010, it was even used as a film location for the series “Les Tudors”.


Swords Castle
Practical information

Address Address:
on the R836 north of Dublin

Coordonnées GPSGPS:
53.459539, -6.219927

Duration of the visit Duration of the visit:
30 minutes
PricesPrices :

5€

Opening hoursOpening hours:

every day from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.



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