Aughnanure Castle

Aughnanure Castle
Oughterard, Galway, Ireland.

Aughnanure Castle on the shore of Lough Corrib, is a well preserved, six storey tower house dating to the late 15th century. The castle was fully restored in the 1960s and visitors can now explore features including a banqueting hall and watch tower.

Witnesses have reported hearing the sound of someone choking at the property, while the wail of a banshee was also heard here on one occasion. The ghost of a former gamekeeper has been spotted roaming the castle grounds, while the gruesome sight of a phantom head has been spotted rolling across the floor in one of the rooms.


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Aughnanure, Oughterard, Galway, H91 PX20, Ireland

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Admission Policies
Opening Times Apply
Seasonal Opening Arrangements Apply
Admission Fee Applies
Facilities & Services
Car Park
Guided Tours Available
Marked Walking Trails
Toilets (opening hours may apply)

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