Castles, Forts and Historical Buildings in Leitrim.
Parke's Castle a 17th century fortified manor house which has recently been restored using Irish oak and traditional craftsmanship. The courtyard contains the foundations and features of an earlier defensive structure
Lough Rynn Castle Estate & Gardens is one of Irelands most luxurious Castle Hotels, the ancestral home of the Clements family and the legendary Lord Leitrim. The entire estate comprises over 300 acres of an Ireland that is idyllic, rich in history and charmed with natural beauty. You will enjoy old world elegance with modern day comforts. One step inside Lough Rynn Castle and you are at home.
Manorhamilton Castle Leitrim, don’t miss out on a trip to view the imposing ruins of Manorhamilton Castle, in Co. Leitrim, whose recent restoration has transformed it into a fascinating tourist attraction. The massive ruins of this 17th century stronghold dominate the picturesque town of Manorhamilton. The Castle around which the town grew has a dramatic and colourful history – stories of which live on in the town to this day. The Castle overlord Sir Frederick Hamilton was to become a bye-word for cruelty down the centuries as a result of his brutality in suppressing uprisings led by the O’Rourke Chieftains whose land he had seized.