King John’s Castle


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King John’s Castle

This 13th century Castle is located on King’s Island, at the centre of what was once a medieval town. Admire panoramic views of the surrounding city and take a walk on the battlement to spot excavated pre-Norman houses and fortifications.

Do & See

From the ancient castles that once lorded over the town to thought-provoking museums, Limerick will immerse you in its story and culture. Multiple walking tours are also available, covering a wide array of subjects including historic sport clubs and settings of famous novels.