Slane Castle Tours

We provide guided historical tours throughout the Castle which will give you an opportunity to learn about the Conyngham Family, the history of the building and all about the concert's that have been held at the venue over the years.

Our tour duration is 45mins.

Seasonal Guided Tours

** Guided Tours are now closed for the winter season due to our Enchanted Kingdom Santa Experience taking place from the 1st of Dec. Tours will reopen in January 2018 every Sat/Sun. Please see live calendar for availability**

Opening Hours:

12.00 to 5.00pm
First tour at 12.15am and last tour leaves at 4.15pm

Admission Charges:
Adults: €12.00 pp
Children, Students, O.A.P.‘s & Groups: €10.00 pp
Children under 5 years FREE

Groups pre-booked only, please email

Dates for seasonal guided Tours:

Slane Castle can only open for historical tours on non-event days. These dates may be subject to change.

Please check calendar on booking below to see availability.

Due to private events, tours will not be available:

Thursday 28th of September
Sunday 8th of October
Saturday 14th of October
Thursday 19th of October - tours available 12.15 - 2.15

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Private Group Tour

Slane Castle is the home of the Conyngham family. Steeped in history and with the river Boyne flowing below the Castle, it has a mystical quality. Guests can enjoy an informative tour of the Castle which was built in 1785 and principally the work of three famous architects; James Wyatt, James Gandon & Francis Johnson.

Admission Charges:

Individual: €12.00 pp

Tour Duration: 40-45 minutes


Private Groups must pre-book 1 week in advance.