Camden Fort Meagher to reopen to the public

Camden Fort Meagher in Crosshaven will reopen to the public for the first time in two years this summer.

The 16th century coastal artillery fort will reopen for visitors on May 28th.

The tourist attraction was closed due to Covid 19 restrictions, and will be open on Saturdays and Sundays from the end of May.

Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Gillian Coughlan welcomed news of the reopening saying,

“Cork Harbour is home to incredible scenery, history and communities, and all of that comes together in Camden Fort Meagher. Guests are treated to stunning architecture, a rich history, beautiful views and the incredible hospitality and knowledge of passionate volunteers. Whether you’d like to walk through 400 years of history or enjoy a relaxing cup of tea overlooking the harbour, this destination is a must for anyone visiting Cork.”

The fort and tearooms are open to the public Saturdays and Sundays from the 28th of May. Further details on planned events and re-enactments are available at


Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



0:00 0:00