From Blackrock Castle Observatory to Blarney Castle and from Cork City Gaol to Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral, there are so many amazing places to visit in Cork all year round!
Attractions in Cork
With a castle to explore and astronomy shows to enjoy, the whole family will love a day out at the Blackrock Castle Observatory next to the River Lee. Plus, if you don’t mind the drive to Fota Island, the Fota Wildlife Park is always a hit with little ones!
Soak up the great outdoors and city views with a walk along the walls of the Elizabeth Fort before escaping to the scenic gardens at Blarney – a must on trips to Ireland! Sit back and relax around Lough Mahon or stretch your legs on the Marina Loop trail around Blackrock.
Cork City Gaol should be right at the top of your list of places to visit in Cork. This former 19th century prison is now a museum and offers a fascinating glimpse into the past for history lovers. The Gothic Revival Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral is a top attraction in Cork city too!