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Malahide Castle

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Malahide Castle and Gardens Admission Ticket
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Malahide Castle and Gardens Admission Ticket
From USD 14.48*
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“avoca cafe”(57 reviews)
“walled garden”(50 reviews)
Malahide Castle & Gardens is a beautiful & historic medievel castle, with a facinating story dating back to the 12th Century. Located on the beautiful north coast of Dublin City Malahide Castle was once owned by the Talbot Family for nearly 800...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Malahide, Malahide, Ireland
+353 1 866 6782
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Reviewed 5 days ago

On a fine day there's nothing like it....Take in any length of walk that suits you, walk among the trees or in wide open spaces. An absolute must.

Thank Lynn D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent tour of Malahide Castle by guide Karen. The castle is surrounded by 268 acres of woodland, park and walled gardens. Unfortunately, we had no time to walk through their gardens as we were on a ship's excursion. Malahide was home to...More

Thank Jazzbeau1130
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was interesting. Staff was wonderful. Our flight was delayed so our arrival was later than expected. They still tried to accommodate us. Loved that Avoca was on the grounds too so that we could eat there. Plan extra time as cafe is busy.

Thank Jean M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A guided tour of the castle and Grand grounds. So many sitting rooms. Such large rooms for the time. The ground are beautiful. We didn't get enough time.

Thank 307kimberlys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The castle and grounds were nice but not exceptional. Maybe if we had spent more time there we could have discovered more but we were on a bus from a tour company in town. If you go, maybe find a tour company that allows you...More

Thank Doug O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I work as a tutor for a service provider to people with health and mobility issues our annual day trip this year was to Malahide Castle with a lunch later at the Grand Hotel in Malahide village , the castle itself can only be described...More

Thank tonyclarkeperforms
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visit the castle and the gardens. If you are lucky you will get Aidan as your guide for the castle tour. He is amazing. Don’t miss the butterfly house and find the secret garden. There might be a peacock walking around just waiting for you...More

Thank JanainaLV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed this visit very much lovely grounds and plenty of parking space the avoca hand weavers on the grounds we ate ther food was excellent

Thank esthergillanders
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Three of us visited Malahide Castle and spent a pleasant couple of hours walking around the castle grounds, which still looked good in autumn colours. The castle itself has a large gift shop and cafe etc in the courtyard. The ruins of the ancient abbey...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely garden my kids love the playground if you are around you definetly need to pay a visit the castle is noce to visit a round Christmas

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18 June 2018|
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Response from Mila B | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, we didn’t buy a ticket for the castle, just for gardens, so one side of the castle you will definitely see, and the inner side (and more impressive views as to me) from the gardens you won’t, but it’s still... More
Lita G
7 April 2018|
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Response from JKEELAN | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it states in the email that you can show the ticket on your phone. I did just that and all went smoothly.
Clare D
18 July 2017|
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Response from Mark R | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly access to the garden and green house was included in the 12,50 for an adult and they also had family tickets. There is a larger park around the castle which is accessible without charge. I don't know... More