Opening Hours

September - April:

Friday to Monday: 10am until 4pm

Tuesday - Thursday: Closed

Please note: the Gaol will close at 1.00pm on Friday 16th October 2020.

Did you know?

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


Adults: €10.00

Student: €8.50

OAP: €8.50

Child: €6.00

Family ticket: €30.00 (2 adults and up to 4 children)

One of the best Cork Visitor Attractions
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Photo Shoots

Photography at Cork City Gaol

Looking for a beautiful unique back drop for a photo shoot?

Well look no further than the stunning surrounds and unique historical site of Cork City Gaol. Built in the 1800’s Cork City Gaol has a striking castle like appearance and is located just minutes from Cork City Centre. The stunning and atmospheric interior of Cork City Gaol and our beautiful grounds ensure that you have unique photographs whatever the occasion.

Also a prime location for any style of photo shoot, music video, film & TV as it is located minutes from Cork City Centre.

Please contact us for more information and bookings on 021 – 4305022 or email:

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GPS: 51.8995105,-8.49904979


Convent Avenue,
Sunday’s Well,
Cork City,

Tel: 021-4305022