Drimnagh Castle in South West Dublin City consists of a restored Great Hall and a medieval undercroft, a tall battlement tower with lookout posts and other separate buildings. It is the only Irish castle still to be surrounded by a flooded moat.
A popular feature of Drimnagh Castle is the garden – designed in a formal 17th century layout.
Drimnagh Castle Christian Brothers School is located next to the site of the castle.
Drimnagh Castle is also available for weddings, exhibitions, theater performances or private functions.
The Great Hall with its large 17th century fireplace and the undercroft below the Great Hall are available for functions.
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