Definitely worth the walk. Tour through the interior and exterior- climb the turrets and enjoy the view.
About King John's Castle
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the castle lets you learn a lot about the history of Limerick but does not contain anything special and it is quite poor if you compare it to similar museums. Notwhitstanding its nice location and state, the price seems too expensive.
old historical castle and quite big. the museum tells a lot about the history. it’s my first time visiting an old castle and I like the feeling, although the castle itself not as beautiful and magnificent as i imagined ( i thought castles would be...More
The castle grounds itself were expansive, there were interactive displays both inside and on the grounds itself. There were explanations on the history of the city from the founding through the middle ages. There was also an archaeological dig site underneath with great explanations of...More
It had been over 30 years since I last visited the castle and I have passed by it on literally hundreds (probably thousands!) of occasions over the years, simply taking it for granted. We recently had some overseas visitors and I took them to visit...More
I enjoyed walking through the castle and looking at the different chambers. The exhibition area was full of pictures of historical events, The gift shop provided a variety of great souvenir which included shirts, books and bags.
Excellent, easy to follow presentation of Ireland's complex and proud history. All of the castle tour and the gift center were well laid out for visitors.
Castle is loaded with history and very well kept to its original design and architecture. Lots of interactive items, places to explore, and nice views of Limerick and the river especially from the top of the castle. Has a very nice gift and coffee shop...More