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An excellent family day out

Camden Fort Meagher is a treasure trove of history and mystery, with its beautiful buildings... read more

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Niall O
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Mallow, Ireland
Well worth a look

Camden fort is steeped in local and national history, step back in time to when world was at war... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed yesterday

Camden Fort Meagher is a treasure trove of history and mystery, with its beautiful buildings, tunnels, underground chambers, and intriguing exhibitions. Watch out for the frequent re-enactments in the summer time. its a good day out for all the family, with beautiful views across the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Camden fort is steeped in local and national history, step back in time to when world was at war trice, Camden's volunteers will regale you with stories of times gone by , well worth a trip

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Camden Fort is situated just outside Crosshaven and sits on the entrance to Cork Harbour. The views from the walls are breathtaking and all of the harbour is visible. There has been much restoration and visitors can enjoy a well restored historical fort. I lucked...More

2  Thank GerryC400
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Won tickets to visit here last year 2017. My dad had been billeted there in the 1940's as a member of the LDF, so it was wonderful to be able to see where he had spent time and visualise the stories he shared with us....More

2  Thank helenaslattery
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Highly recommend. Some other reviewers were disappointed but if you are aware of what you are going to then you will not be disappointed. Not every part of the site is perfect condition, it is a constant work in progress to restore and prepare, but...More

2  Thank MaisyCC
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Spent two and a half hour wandering around this unique fort in crosshaven.Adimssion was 5 euro per adult.The fort is run by volunteers ,who have all sorts of interesting information.Only open weekends from May to September. Had tea and scones which were great outside the...More

2  Thank Ann L
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Camden Fort Meagher is an amazing structure/feat of engineering and is in incredible condition. The volunteers there are very helpful and very well informed. There is also an impressive exhibition of historical and military artefacts relating to the fort on display. The view from the...More

2  Thank oleary76
Reviewed 6 August 2018

very interesting and informative few hours spent here. great bit of exercise into the bargain.visited here on a sunny sunday afternoon and had a great afternoon.. for young and old .. coffee shop on the premises .falconry display was excellent and the staff went out...More

1  Thank frankhicke
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We drove out to see Crosshaven and the Fort, only to find that the latter is only open at weekends. The view from the Fort across the harbour is great, and the town is quite picturesque, but clearly the star attraction is the Fort tour...More

1  Thank JKEELAN
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Plan a half day to Crosshaven, an undiscovered gem half an hour from Cork City. There is a lovely restored fort from British times which protected the Barbour. They do live demonstrations of “fights” as well as an excellent series of rooms and tunnels. Good...More

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kellygl
28 July 2018|
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Response from Moog0_4 | Reviewed this property |
Hiya yes it is
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Marion598805
4 July 2015|
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Thanks Michael. Had planned a visit ti Kinsale so will try Fort Charles instead. Visiting next week. Hope someone can sort the weather by then!
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Shelly P
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You can get the bus 220 from southmall in the city, it will bring you into crosshaven, some services will go to Camden and you can get off the bus right at the entrance. If you are driving, follow the sgn posts for... More
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