The Glucksman Gallery is an art gallery in University College Cork (UCC) and was named ‘Best Public Building in Ireland’ by the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland in Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Cork
Heading to Cork and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Cork coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Cork day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Cork activity.
Blarney Castle is now a partial ruin with some accessible rooms and battlements. At the top of the castle lies the Stone of Eloquence, better known as the Blarney Stone, Read more [...]
Bantry House and Garden is situated on the Wild Atlantic Way overlooking Bantry Bay. The hoiuse has been home to the White family since 1739 and was first opened to Read more [...]
Charles Fort is one of the finest surviving examples of a 17th Century star-shaped fort, and much of the construction that began in 1678 exists today. The fort overlooks the Old Read more [...]
Ballycotton lifeboat station was established in 1826 and operates an all weather lifeboat. Station open Mon – Fri, Shop is open Sunday afternoons.
Castletownbere lifeboat station was established in 1997 and operates an all weather lifeboat. Station only open by appointment.
Desmond Castle is actually a tower house located in the town of Kinsale, Cork. The castle was originally built as a Customs House in the early 1500s. In 1641 it Read more [...]
The Crawford is a public art gallery and museum dedicated to the visual arts, both historic and contemporary. The gallery is located in what used to be the Cork Customs Read more [...]
Sherkin Island is 3 miles (4.8 kilometres) long by 1.5 miles (2.4 kilometres) wide. The island includes 3 beaches, Silver Strand (Green Coast Award), Cow Strand and Trabawn. You also Read more [...]