Ross Castle

Ross Castle

  • Address
    Ross Island, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland
  • Hours
    Closed ⋅ Opens 9:30AM
  • Phone
    +353 64 663 5851
  • Built
    15th century
  • Built for
    O'Donoghue family
  • Did you know
    The castle was amongst the last to surrender to Oliver Cromwell's Roundheads during the Irish Confederate Wars, and was only taken when artillery was brought by boat via the River Laune.
Ross Castle Profiles
  • About

    Ross Castle is a 15th-century tower house and keep on the edge of Lough Leane, in Killarney National Park, County Kerry, Ireland. It is the ancestral home of the O'Donoghue clan, later associated with the Brownes of Killarney.

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