Titanic Experience Cobh Halloween Blog

With Halloween just around the corner, look no further than Cork’s harbour islands for a number of family-friendly Halloween activities to keep even the trickiest of treaters entertained. We have compiled a list of our top 5 best things to do in the area this mid-term break to make your decision a little easier;

1. Ghoulsley’s manor at Cuskinny Court;

Ghoulsley’s manor is an interactive Halloween experience set in a 200-year-old mansion. Discover a host of characters as you and your family are immersed in an hour-long theatrical experience that is sure to entertain all of the family. For more information check out their website; https://www.ghoulsleysmanor.com/

2. Spooky Town at Fota;

Fota Island Resorts brand new Halloween experience offers an array of Spooktacular characters like Mammy the Mummy and Paddy the Pumpkin. This family-friendly experience lasts 45 minutes to an hour and is the perfect choice for a “not-so-scary” Halloween activity.  Book tickets at;  https://www.spookytown.ie/

3. Titanic Experience Tour

This educational and entertaining tour lets visitors travel as one of the 123 passengers who boarded the Titanic in Queenstown in 1912. On October 31st, children who arrive in costume will even receive a little treat. There will also be a special prize for the best dressed on the day so be sure to wear your most frightful creations. Book your tour now at; https://www.titanicexperiencecobh.ie 

4. Fortress Spike

Explore the historic island with a vast history, dating back to the 6th century when it was a monastery to it’s most recent turn as a prison for young offenders. The island can only be reached by boat and there will be sailings at 12 pm and 2 pm throughout the mid-term break. Visit https://www.spikeislandcork.ie/ for more details

5. Fota Wildlife Park

This mid-term break, Fota Wildlife Park will be hosting their “wildly” popular activity camps which run from October 31st to November 2nd from 10 am to 3 pm. These camps allow children to engage in a variety of Halloween themed activities, as well as learning more about the animals who inhabit the park. Call 021 481 2678 – extension 206 to book a place.