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Hidden Gem! Go see!!

Came to Charleville Castle as we were passing through Tullamore and the tour did not disappoint... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
GGMarieL
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Eden, New York
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This place has all of the feels!!

We really enjoyed our visit to Charleville Castle! It was an intimate experience with an excellent... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
caseydiehl
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Chicago, Illinois
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Charleville castle is a building which has been rescued from near ruin by volunteers and a voluntary organisation - it has been described as Irelands leading historical architect, Francis Johston's masterpiece. It is maintained authentic and...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Charleville Castle as we were passing through Tullamore and the tour did not disappoint. Joseph was very knowledgeable and passionate about the castle and the restoration project. Walking up the stairs and into the ballroom was a breathtaking moment and as my significant...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GGMarieL
DudleyS21, Volunteer at Charleville Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Your message is joyfully received ... what more can a volunteer ask for .... we appreciate you taking your time and sharing your thoughts with others .... as for the castle we wish we could advance faster but the real mission is to mind her,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to Charleville Castle! It was an intimate experience with an excellent tour guide who gave us detail upon detail that we found so interesting! Magnificent design and architecture. The staircase off to the right that leads all the way up...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank caseydiehl
DudleyS21, Volunteer on Duty at Charleville Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Caseydeihl Thanks you from all here... we really appreciate it... It means a lot to the very dedicated volunteers - those you met, all others and me too? Well done to those who met you thank you also from all of us who rotate....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came to Offaly to visit charleville castle and get some good shoots. I was not disappointed. amazing scenery!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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DudleyS21, Volunteer at Charleville Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much She loves being photographed and we love her Safe journey All Here

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Myself and two friends went on a tour of the castle today and had Elena as a tour guide. I’ve lived in tullamore all my life and have never been inside the castle, I’m so glad I finally got to go ! Elena was very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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DudleyS21, Volunteer in charge at Charleville Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

We are trilled to see our good friend Elena honored - thank you so much From all who serve here

Reviewed 30 October 2018

My daughter got married here on the 21st. The Castle is beyond beautiful. Thoroughly enjoyed my visit and the tour of the Castyand learning about the ghosts also.

Date of experience: October 2018
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DudleyS21, volunteer at Charleville Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

many thanks and congrats

Reviewed 30 October 2018

Spent the night there recently with the BACK IN TIME Paranormal Investigators, absolutely amazing night of paranormal activity. The castle itself is truly beautiful and filled with an abundance of 'spirits'!

Date of experience: October 2018
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DudleyS21, volunteer at Charleville Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

thanks for all your support from the Ghostees too

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent volunteer guide, made us feel very welcome. Will visit again when more restoration done. Lovely oak woods surrounding the castle.

Date of experience: October 2018
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DudleyS21, Volunteer at Charleville Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hi Thank you for coming and showing your appreciation. The volunteer who guided you will be thrilled with your comment. Glad you enjoyed the woods too. Safe journey Volunteer-in-charge

Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Wundervoller mystischer Ort! Unser Guide war richtig amazing! Er lebt den Ort! Thx for this! Must see in Irland! Great! 8 € for 45 min p.P. But our visit was 1,5 h

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

Truly enjoyed the tour guide and learning about this fascinating castle and it's history. The only issue I had was I felt rushed. Our guide was VERY thorough and entertaining, but when tour minutes are limited by time, it's best to move more quickly (though...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide Joseph was very personable and you could tell he loved the castle. The castle was beautiful. We parked at the end of the lane and walked along the path in the woods back to the castle which I recommend.

Date of experience: September 2018
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DudleyS21, Volunteer at Charleville Castle, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

On behalf of Joseph and all the volunteers - I thank you for the positive encouragement - it means a lot - now this is your castle too - safe travels

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Getaway40121364929
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Response from leannew841 | Reviewed this property |
It’s €8 and well worth it :) I went last week
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Response from endaw2014 | Reviewed this property |
google the site and call the number on the site. size of group is no issue if they are available.
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Response from Gizmo123456789 | Reviewed this property |
Only just saw your question sorry for delay,it is not possible to stay overnight
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