Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Bunratty Folk Park is just a short drive from the Greenhills Hotel out the M7 motorway. This scenic medieval castle is one of the finest examples in all of Europe. The Castle was first built in 1425 by the MacNamara family and was restored to its current state starting in 1945. The Castle has being opento the public in 1962.
Within the grounds of the Castle you will find Bunratty Folk Park a wonderful representation of 19th century Irish village. The village includes a School, Doctor’s house, Pawnbrokers, Pub, Drapery, Printworks, Grocery, Hardware shop, Pottery and a Post Office. In the local village you will find ‘MacNamara and Sons’ pub. This is a fully operational pub at the top of the village street where guests can enjoy a refreshing pint.
Other Tourist Attractions Near Bunratty Castle
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