Opening Hours

March- September

Open 7 days 10am until 5pm


Under 18s must be accompanied by an Adult

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)


Under 18s must be accompanied by an Adult  
One of the best Cork Visitor Attractions
Unlock the past at Cork City Gaol Today


  • Guide Book available in 11 different languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Irish, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian & Spanish
  • Audio Guide available in 9 different languages: Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Irish, Italian, Polish & Spanish
  • Guided Tours in English: At 2 pm every day from September to June. Hourly in July & August. €2 extra per person. No need to pre-book. For groups of 10 or more, please see our Group Booking information.
  • School tours: for more information click here
  • Evening tours: for more information click here
  • Group Bookings: for more information click here
  • Coach & Car Parking: on street (Maximum parking 2 hours, no disk required)
  • Toilets (including Wheelchair accessible toilet and baby changing unit)
  • Wheelchair Access (partial): for more information click here
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Picnic Area
  • Tourist Information
  • Open-top Bus Pick-up/Set-down (March to November) Please see for timetable and ticket information.
  • Gatehouse Coffee Shop: Weekends in June and 7 days per week in July and August. Serving hot and cold drinks and a selection of snacks.


Location Map →

GPS: 51.8995105,-8.49904979


Convent Avenue,
Sunday’s Well,
Cork City,

Tel: 021-4305022