Lists of castles in Ireland

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Counties[edit]

Antrim[edit]

Armagh[edit]

Carlow[edit]

Cavan[edit]

Clare[edit]

Cork[edit]

Derry[edit]


Donegal[edit]


Down[edit]


Dublin[edit]

Fermanagh[edit]

Galway[edit]

Aughnanure Castle
Fiddaun Castle

Clifden Castle ruins

Kerry[edit]

White's Castle, Athy

Kildare[edit]

Kilkenny[edit]

Laois[edit]

Leitrim[edit]

Limerick[edit]

Longford[edit]

Louth[edit]

Mayo[edit]

Meath[edit]

OPW info

Monaghan[edit]

Offaly[edit]

Leap Castle

Roscommon[edit]

Sligo[edit]

Tipperary[edit]

Tyrone[edit]

Waterford[edit]

Westmeath[edit]

Wexford[edit]

Wicklow[edit]

  • Carnew Castle, Carnew. Tower House Ruins, built in the late 16th century.
  • Castle Howard Wicklow, Intact Castle with the addition of a 19th-century Mansion.
  • Dunganstown Castle, Dunganstown. Remains of a large late-17th Century U-plan house and early 17th Century tower.
  • Glenart Castle, Arklow. Intact Castle in use as a hotel.
  • Fassaroe Castle, Bray. Built in 1536 by 'Master Tresover' currently in ruins.
  • Kiltegan Castle, Kiltegan. Intact Castle
  • Kiltimon Castle, Newcastle. C.1550, now in use as a folly.
  • Kindelstown Castle, Greystones. Castle Ruins
  • Oldcourt Castle, Bray. Built by the Earl of Ormond in 1433 currently in ruins.
  • Ormonde Castle, Arklow. Castle ruins, built in 1169 on an old Viking site and destroyed by Oliver Cromwell's army in the 17th century.
  • Threecastles Castle, Manor Kilbride, Blessington. Largely intact late 14th/15th-century castle marking the boundary of the Pale.
  • The Black Castle, Wicklow Town (now ruins). In 834 AD the Vikings fortified a strategic rocky promontory at the mouth of the Vartry River in Wicklow Town. Following the Norman invasion a castle was subsequently built, now known as the Black Castle. Between 1295 and 1315 the castle was attacked and burnt down twice by the local O'Byrne Clan.

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