St Patrick's Day at BCO

For St Patrick’s Day 2023, all regular visitors will be offered a tour that introduces key Irish grammar associated with the science of the night sky.

Don’t worry if you don’t speak Irish, the tour is aimed at beginners and those with no familiarity with the language. The tour will primarily be delivered in English with Irish supplementation.

This special tour is offered with all tickets purchased for St Patrick’s Day as part of Cork’s St Patrick’s Festival.

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Date: March 17th 2023

Time: 10am -4 pm

Cost: Included with General Admission

"5 Star Tour"
It was lovely to hear the history of a beautiful castle on our door step. My 11 year old daughter loves astronomy and loved all about the constellations.
Trudy O' Brien Maxwell