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Dysert Castle

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Corofin, Clare,
Mrs. Breda Considine
T: +353(0)656837401

Dysert Castle is situated in a tranquil setting with close proximity to St Tola's 12th century High Cross.

The castle lapsed into ruin after O’Dea’s lands were forfeited. It was restored in 1986-88 by the Dysert O’Dea Development Association.

Within the 6 rooms are exhibits of archaeological artifacts from 1000 BC to 1700 AD of local history over last 3 centuries. Audio-visual presentation on the history/archaeology of this unique area is availble in English, German & French.

Mediaeval workshop, Modern history room 1700-2000 AD, Roof wall-walk with panoramic views of surrounding country side