School Tours

Built in 1520 by the mighty Rory Mor O'Shaughnessy, Dunguaire Castle has witnessed sieges, warring clans and renowned literary figures.

Your class will experience what life is like in a medieval castle and hear about the past inhabitants. From Oliver St John Gogarty to George Bernard Shaw, WB Yeats and Lady Gregory. Dunguaire has a long history that encompasses a broad range of Irish History.

Tours can be booked on 061 711222 or emailing
Prices start at €3 per student


Shannon Heritage is constantly looking at ways to enhance our customer experiences with value adding products and services.

We are delighted to offer our customers an Annual Membership programme that offers many benefits to users. 

Both cards offer special admission rates to all Shannon Heritage day visitor attractions and evening entertainments in Counties: Clare, Limerick, Galway and Dublin. 

Members can also avail of discounts on all purchases at Shannon Heritage operated Tea Rooms and Gift Shops.

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