Thoor Ballylee Castle
Collection:Bord Failte
Description:A photograph of a winding, stone staircase inside Thoor Ballylee Castle. There is a metal handrail on one side of the staircase. This castle is a fortified, thirteenth century, Norman tower built by the Burke family. It lies in County Galway near the town of Gort. The author William Butler Yeats purchased this property and lived here, with his family, from 1921 to 1929.