Blarney Castle, The Blarney Stone and The Gardens are now open!
After the first closure in our long history we're delighted to announce the reopening of Blarney Castle & The Blarney Stone - allowing it again to be kissed by any of our visitors if they choose to do so.
We have gone to great lengths over the last number of months to put a series of health & safety measures in place. Read more about these here.
We've been humbled by your messages of support from around the globe and look forward to welcoming you all soon!
Welcome to Blarney Castle,
the home of the Blarney Stone
Built nearly six hundred years ago by one of Ireland's greatest chieftans, Cormac MacCarthy, and has been attracting attention ever since. Over the last few hundred years, millions have flocked to Blarney making it a world landmark and one of Ireland's greatest treasures.