We took a taxi from our hotel to visit this historic site. Initially I was underwhelmed due to how small the castle appeared upon arrival. We actually spent a good half hour to an hour touring and learning the history. The views from the top of the keep were fantastic.
Brilliant place to visit for all the family. Children there today all appeared to be having great fun and I am sure all others would as well. Well maintained and easy access to most parts - many stairs as one would expect but that should not deter most people finding access to the majority of the castle. Would certainly recommend... 更多
We were travelling north to visit the Giant’s Causeway and came across this lovely old castle dating back to 1177. Had fun exploring all the different Wards and reading the history. Especially enjoyed climbing the Keep with the different levels and its massive banquet hall. The thickness of the walls was amazing and windows offered some great views of the... 更多
It was a lovely day to go to carrickfergus and see the castle, I took a 3 year old and a 15 month old. It was £5 for me and children 4 and up are £3 which is an acceptable rate in my opinion. I'm sure the castle upkeep is not cheap! There was a kid friendly welcome center with... 更多
we did the tour which is free and well worth it as our guide was great and told us allow about the history, we then walked around and took in the sites a great slice of history
The detail and information about the castle and its history were excellent. We could make our way around and fully understand what had happened in the past
This was actually the very 1st castle we entered and toured. But it was the 3rd castle on our journey. This was my "Birthday Castle". We traveled here the day of my b-day. The castle it beautifully kept, clean and in great condition. Lots of nooks and crannies to explore. Children were there with their parents, running and laughing and... 更多
Although Dunluce Castle is much more impressive, this castle was in use for a much longer time, so has been restored more. Worth a visit, just for the history here.