The Ruins of Clifden Castle

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Ruin of Clifden Castle, Connemara, County Galway, Ireland
Look down as you begin to climb the Sky Road and you may catch a glimpse of Clifden Castle. Built in 1818 by John D'Arcy, the man credited with founding Clifden, the castle was lived in for fewer than 80 years before it was abandoned.

 

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  1. This Castle is one of the most beautiful I have ever seen. We had the pleasure of visiting in September of 2018.

      What a wonderful time to visit! I hope you enjoyed the Sky Road and Connemara. Truly wonderful places!

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