Desmond Castle

Desmond Castle

Desmond Castle, also known as Adare Castle, is located just outside Adare. The castle is probably built in the twelfth century by William de Burgo, but there is evidence of an ancient ring-fort at the site. From the mid-thirteenth century until 1536 the castle was owned by the Earls of Kildare. In 1536 the castle […]