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Wicklow's Historic Gaol

Wicklow Gaol

Activity Type: Tours

Opening Hours: Daily 10.30am to 4.30pm

Arrival Time: Tours leave every 15mins. Last tour 4.30pm. Late night tours last Friday of the month from 7pm, last night tour leaves at 8.30pm

Special Requirements: Please contact Wicklow Gaol directly for further details

Description: A Story of Crime, Cruelty, Exile & Misery.  One of the most haunted places in Ireland

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.

Night Tours take place on the last Friday of every month. Tours start at 7pm, each tour leaves approximately every 15 minutes (last tour leaves 8.30pm sharp).  Experience the compelling story of life in Wicklow Gaol since the early 1700’s and do it in the dark!!! Mingle with the ghosts, enter the solitude at your desire and board the transportation ship.

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