Rock of Cashel - Places to Visit | Heritage in Schools

Rock of Cashel

Rock of Cashel

A spectacular group of Medieval buildings set on an outcrop of limestone in the Golden Vale including the 12th century round tower, High Cross and Romanesque Chapel, 13th century Gothic cathedral, 15th century Castle and the restored Hall of the Vicars Choral.

Attractions include an audio-visual show and exhibitions.  Access for visitors with disabilities by prior arrangement.

For more information and to arrange a visit go to Rock of Cashel

The OPW offers free access to all OPW managed Heritage Sites to school-going children under their Free Schools Visits programme. This Programme is intended to support the educational curriculum and children can, with their teachers, engage with many relevant aspects of their learning including art, history and social science at these historic & heritage locations throughout the country.

Text and image courtesy of Heritage Ireland and Cashel Heritage Centre & Tourist Information Office.