It's a tour around the jail that gives you stories of people that stayed here and the history of the place. There is no guide you just walk at your own pace. For around 8€ to get in it wasn't bad especially as it wasn't...More
About Cork City Gaol
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The Gaol is a very intresting trip and a must do if ever in cork for a holiday, the audio guided tour was brillaint and well worth the extra money. will definitly return at some point
We toured the Cork Gaol last week and loved it! My husband and I are former prison employees in the US and still love to see historical prisons around the world. Very interesting and well done.
I didn't think touring an old jail would be interesting but it was. History buffs will read and see terrible conditions in which prisoners lived, even women and children.
Really interesting exhibition made all the more accessible by the 2€ audio guide. Tourist information booklet give money off for couples so get this if you can. At end of tour sit and watch a well produced audi visual display and don't miss the history...More
Picked a nice day to visit. €8 to get in and I had an audio tour. Very interesting and life like. Met a lady here who it turned out only lived 30 miles from me in the UK! The building isocely and has a gift...More
When visiting Cork City to get here plenty of options are available there is a bus that tours the city and it stops at this historical site you would only b 10min walk to the City Centre other reviews are available
Took my 15 and 10 year olds to visit on a dull damp day in Cork. entry price was very reasonable and the head phones to give direction was a great idea. Staff were very knowledgeable. layout and historical detail was impressive. restoration work is...More