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Wicklow Gaol

Logo Wicklow Gaol
  • Name: Wicklow Gaol
  • Address: Kilmantin Hill Wicklow Town
  • Phone Number: 0404 61599
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Opening Hours : open seven days.

Monday to Sunday : 10.30 am - 4.30 pm
last tour 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.

Facilities include:

• Restaurant
• Craft Shop
• Picnic Area
• Meeting Room

Craft Shop
Before you leave, see our craft and book shop which offers a wide range of books, gifts and crafts, including a selection of locally sourced crafts and pottery.

The gift shop has a wide selection of goods on offer. Books from local authors to knitwear from our neighbours “shuttle knit”. There is something for everyone. Gifts and keepsakes from your visit to this unique attraction.

May 2010 - Newly refurbished coffee shop! The Gaol hosts a coffee shop with seating for forty people, we also have outdoor seating for the summer months located beside the coffee shop. Irish hospitality and Wicklow charm combine with all the modern facilities to make your visit a time to remember.

We serve a wide range of pastries, desserts and savoury foods including freshly made sandwiches and specials daily. We have a unique blend of coffee from Italy, much sought after by coffee lovers, and a selection of herbal teas. The coffee shop is a great place to unwind after your tour of the gaol or simply a nice place to relax with a book from our bookshelf.