Discounted All-Day School Tour Package
A Visit to CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory AND Supernova Entertainment Centre!
Let us take the hassle of organising your school tour by offering a range of new and exciting packages that do all the work for you!
Notes for Teachers:
If booking the Supernova/Blackrock Castle Package, students receive a discount rate of €4 (without workshop) or €8(with workshop) at BCO
Don’t have All Day? Come for our 3 hour or 1.5 hour Blackrock Castle School Tours!
Discounted bus rates with Bus Éireann available for Cork schools – just ask us for the details
FREE planning visit included in each tour package
FREE Bus parking facilities available
Students may eat their pre-packed lunch in the Castle courtyard or classroom (if available)
Educational resources for teachers available on our website
More Information on the All-Day School Tour
CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory is an award winning science exhibition housed in a C16th castle. At the Castle the children will be treated to an exciting scientific workshop (optional) and visit the science exhibition to learn about the origins of the universe, save the planet and visit Ireland’s only full time planetarium.
The Supernova Entertainment Centre is an ideal destination for school tours: this custom-built venue boasts a supersized roller rink, indoor and outdoor soccer pitches, a laser tag arena and state of the art indoor activity centre. Teachers’ needs are catered for with an elegant café/lounge area. At Supernova, staff will get the ball rolling and organise various games to ensure a memorable visit.
The Supernova Centre and Blackrock Castle are both located on convenient exits from the South Link road, away from the inner-city traffic and have dedicated FREE car parks to ensure the safety and convenience of visitors. We are also able to offer discounted bus rates with Bus Eireann (contact us for details).