Primary School

Book Your Primary School Tour

From the turbulent history within the castle walls to the charming window onto an Ireland of a by-gone era, students and teachers alike experience the sights, sounds and smells of this enchanting folk park setting in an interactive and fun nature.

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Fantastic venue for school tours. We really enjoyed our tour look forward to returning - Niamh, School Teacher June 2019

The Bunratty Explorer Tour

A self-guided tour that encompasses all elements of the castle and folk park

Highlights include

·         15th Century Medieval Castle
·         Meet the Village Characters
·         Interactive Fairy Trail Experience
·         Pa’s Pet Farm
·         Baking and Craft Demonstrations
·         Native Irish Animals
·         30 Buildings spanning 200 years of history
·         Viking Playground
·         Regency Walled Garden
·         Woodland Walks and Nature Trails

€7 per child. Duration 2.5 hrs


Don't forget to add to your visit with out pre & post visit teacher resources. CLICK HERE

Engage & Explore Tour

Guided Tour of Castle and self guided tour of folk park plus 1 activity of your choice – €11 per child. Duration: 3 hrs
  • Animal Husbandry & Conservation – Daily rounds with our resident farmer gathering eggs, feeding the animals, walking the Wolfhounds & learning the importance of animal care and welfare. For more information Click Here
  • Bugs, Bees & Biodiversity – Our expert gardeners will educate little learners the millions of species and habitats on our planet working together to generate and sustain life & how people traditionally lived off the land in a sustainable & environmentally friendly way. For more information Click Here
  • Medieval Music Workshop – including the opportunity to perform in the Great Hall of Bunratty Castle once you have completed your training! For more information Click Here  This workshop only available Jan - March 2020.