Posts tagged with ‘Fort’

  • Spike Island Cork Harbour Festival

    Spike Island Day Tours

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      11:00 - 15:00

                      Ferry from Kennedy Pier Take the ferry to Spike Island and enjoy a guided tour of Fortress Spike.  Festival goers receive free entry to the special exhibition ‘Cork Harbour – History and Heritage’ as part of their tour, held in the beautiful former church Mitchel hall.   (more…)


  • Camden Fort Meagher Open Weekend Cork Harbour Festival

    Camden Fort Meagher Open Weekend

    - by Keith O'Flynn

    • June 3, 2017
      12:00 - 16:50
    • June 4, 2017
      12:00 - 16:50
    • June 5, 2017
      12:00 - 16:50

    Camden Fort Meagher is internationally recognised as being one of the finest remaining examples of a classical Coastal Artillery Fort in the world. 65% of the fort is located underground in a labyrinth of tunnels and chambers. The fort is also a prime location to watch ships passing through Cork Harbour. The fort offers a (more…)

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    Camden Road, Crosshavenhill, Corsshaven


  • Elizabeth Fort Cork Harbour Festival

    Elizabeth Fort – Free Guided Tour

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      13:00 - 13:45

    Take a guided tour of Elizabeth Fort; the early 17th century star fort in Cork City centre. Hear about the history of the fort, with particular reference to its connection to all things maritime. This fort has an immense link to the harbour and the maritime history of Cork City. The fort was built to (more…)

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    Barrack Street, Cork City