Welcome to one of Ireland's best and most interactive
Wicklow's Historic Gaol.
On entering the building, you will be transported back in time
and meet face to face with some of the most notorious characters
to have walked the floors of this dramatic and history filled
As you travel back in time, you are entering one of the
cruellest, most historically shameful places in Ireland.
Opening Hours : open seven days.
Monday to Sunday : 10.30 am - 4.30 pm
leaves at 4.30
We estimate the length of a visit to be up to one hour
Pre-booking for groups is advised.
Due to the nature of the building wheelchair access is severely limited.
• Craft Shop
• Picnic Area
• Meeting Room
Car Parking is available right outside the Gaol.
Please note rates are payable as laid down by the town council
(One Teacher/Group Leader admitted free per 10 visitors booked)
Prices include primary and post-primary worksheets and release forms.
• A virtual tour of the Gaol will be on display in our waiting area.
• Afternoon teas, lunch, snacks are available with pre booking.
• Night tours available on the last Friday of every month (adults only).
• Private/ Corporate functions are catered for at all times.
• Children’s themed birthday parties.
Contact Catherine Wright at 0404 20126 or email
|ADMISSION PRICES |
|€ 7.30 Adult |
€ 4.50 Child
€ 6.00 Concessions(Students, Unwaged, Senior Citizens)
€ 19.00 Family Ticket
(2 adults and up to three children - children under 5 years admitted free.)
€ 15.00 Night Tours (ADULTS ONLY)
€50 per person
|GROUP RATES |
|€ 6.00 Adult |
€ 4.25 Child (Under 16)
€ 5.00 Student