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Wicklow’s Historic Gaol – Ireland’s Ancient East

Address
Kilmantin Hill, Wicklow Town
Phone 1

Welcome to Wicklow Jail

The Jailer’s Rest Cafe will continue to open until Christmas eve closing in the afternoon reopening the 28th December @ 10.00 a.m.

DESCRIPTION

Open seven days a week all year round, Wicklow Historic Gaol offers an eclectic programme of events to suit all tastes and ages.

See two turbulent centuries of Irish history come to life on our new audio-visual journey, complete with holographic displays, life-size mannequins, replica prison ship and interpretative panels.

Wander through the 1798 rebellion, the transportation era, the Famine Years and the Irish War of Independence and Civil War.

For a really different night out, mingle with our ghosts at Night Tour  in the dark!  For the brave and curious– book one of our night-time paranormal investigations.

 

NEW Virtual Reality Experience at  Wicklow Gaol

GATES OF HELL Virtual Reality Tour

This fully immersive experience will transport visitors back in time to Wicklow Gaol in the 1700’s – a grim 3-dimensional world of corruption, rebellion & dark dungeons.  Some of the Gaol’s most notorious prisoners will feature & there may even be a guest appearance from one of the Haunted Gaol’s famous ghosts!

 

Day Tour Ticket Prices Including Virtual Reality

  • Adult €15.00
  • Child (under 12) €10.00
  • Student/OAP €12.00
  • Family €50.00

Day Tour  Ticket Prices

  • Adult €9.50
  • Child (under 12) €6.5
  • Student/OAP €8.00
  • Family €26.00

Group Rates Available.

Night Tours €17.00pp
Paranormal Investigations – €55.00pp
Children’s Birthday Parties – €15.00 per child

Booking recommended: +353 404 61599

 

Wicklow’s Historic Gaol is one of Ireland’s Ancient East top attractions.

Jailers Rest

The Jailer’s rest cafe, wine bar and now bistro are delighted to announce that they will be opening our doors at night in the fantastic setting of Wicklow’s Historic Gaol.

The Jailer’s Rest will be open every Friday & Saturday night from 5-late.
The bistro style menu will include light bites such as Louisiana hot wings, three cheese flat cap mushroom, old time favorites like chicken Maryland & chicken Italian as well as their signature burgers and steak sandwiches.

GPS Coordinates

Latitude: 52.978899
Longitude: -6.037291

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