Birr Castle, Ireland Photos

Birr Castle is a private mansion which hosts a science center & is known for a large telescope {1845} reconstructed in the 1990s. The Gothic style castle (early 19thC) incorporates Medieval structures.

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Birr Castle. Ireland.Close-up view of Birr Castle. Ireland.Telescope recently reproduced at Birr Castle. Ireland.
Birr Castle. Ireland.Close-up view of Birr Castle. Ireland.Telescope (1845) recently reproduced at Birr Castle. Ireland.

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