Opening Hours

Open 360 Days a year.

Oct - Mar
10.00am - 4pm
Apr - Sep
9.30am - 5pm  

Did you know?

Countess Markievicz spent 4 months here in Cork City Gaol.
Photography by Barry McCarthy


Family ticket:
(2 adults and up to 4 children)
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One of the best Cork Visitor Attractions
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Alternative School Tour- Mardyke Arena

Introducing the Mardyke Arena / Cork City Gaol School Tour Package!

Start the morning off with a Guided Tour at Cork City Gaol, immerse yourselves in the 19th Century as you learn about an important part of Corks Social History, then head down the hill to the Mardyke Arena UCC and enjoy a number of different activities in their State of the Art Facilities.


For more information click here or contact Fiona at the Mardyke Arena on 021 4904762.

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Convent Avenue, Sunday’s Well, Cork City, Ireland. Tel: 021-4305022 Fax: 021-4307230 E: GPS: 51.8995105,-8.49904979
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