Dunguaire Castle is a 16th-century tower house on the southeastern shore of Galway Bay in County Galway, Ireland, near Kinvara. The name derives from the Dun of King Guaire, the legendary king of Connacht. The castle's 75-foot tower and its defensive wall have been restored, and the grounds are open to tourists during the summer.
The castles slates are from an old school in Kinvara. The school was bought,the owners who bought the castle gave the slates to the castle and are still there today.
Apr - mid Sep: 10 am - 4 pm
Child (5 - 16): €2.95
Child (under 5): free
Family (2 + 2): €14.65
Family (2 + up to 6): €17.50
(These rates are applicable to online bookings only.)
Official website http://www.shannonheritage.com/DaytimeAttractions/DunguaireCastle/
Phone +353 61 360 788
Address N67, H91 W654, Ireland
Coordinates 53°8'31.863" N -8°55'34.639" E