Type in the following Sat Nav co-ordinates: N 53° 22′ 20.6″ W 6° 26′ 41.5″ or get directions on the location page
Children should wear tracksuits and long-sleeved tops with runners. If there is rain, please wear a coat as Fort Lucan is all outdoors! Flip flops, Crocs, Sandles, high heels etc are not suitable!
No, for health and safety reasons you cannot bring dogs into Fort Lucan
We recommend you stay in Fort Lucan for between 2 and 3 hours
We have a cafe serving sausage and chips or chicken gujons and chips for €5.50. We also sell sandwiches, pizza, cakes, ice-creams, tea, filter coffee etc.
The Raging River, Waterfall and Crazy Golf have height restrictions of 1 meter. The Helter Skelter has a height restriction of 1.25 meter. Smaller children can use the Raging River (blue slide) and Crazy Golf if accompanied by a responsible adult
Yes you can have your party in Fort Lucan. Entry costs can be found on our rates and times page. Fort Lucan can supply a party room for your Birthday Party for an hour, on the hour, for €30. Fort Lucan can supply sausage and chips or chicken gujons and chips for €5.50 per child. Most people bring the children an hour before the party time. Let them play for an hour, then have the party and then let them back out to play again. The room is €30 and must be booked in advance. You may bring your own sweets and food into the Party Room but we don’t allow pizza etc from other companies to be brought into Fort Lucan
No, Fort Lucan is a children’s playgroup and with the exception of the Raging River (Blue slide) and Crazy Golf cannot be used by adults
Fort Lucan stays open in most weathers. However if the rain is torrential or it is very cold/windy or wet we must close for safety reasons. This does not happen very often. We regret that refunds will not be issued due to weather, if you come prepared you will still have a great day. If you are concerned due to the weather, please call 01-6280166 or check our social media pages. If we are closed there will be a message left on the phone and on our social media pages
In Fort Lucan we do not tolerate aggression, bullying, physical or verbal abuse to children, adults or staff. Anyone who attempts to ruin another person’s day out in Fort Lucan will be asked to leave immediately. We operate a 3 strike rule for school tours and groups.
You are on a boat but you will get splashed and some people get soaked. Bring a change of clothes with you!
No child or children will be admitted to Fort Lucan unless they are accompanied by an adult, who shall be 18 years or over. Children must remain under the control or supervision of an adult at all times. Fort Lucan is not a crèche and cannot be responsible for unaccompanied children. If children are left without an adult, the Garda will be called
Attractions may be closed from time to time because of weather or for maintenance.
No, we currently do not have online booking for families. However to note, on exceptionally hot summer days we can get very busy. In this case we operate a one car in, one car out policy in the Carpark.
A carer of a child with disabilities or special needs may enter Fort Lucan free of charge (wristband not included).
Please note that documentation is required in order to avail of this rate. Accepted forms of documentation are IAA Autism ID card, Family Carers card, Snowflakes Autism Support Membership card, GP letter or hospital consultant letter.
Please note Public Service Cards are not accepted independently as documentation but are considered with supplementary documentation
A child up to the age of 12 can enter Fort Lucan free of charge (wristband not included) if they provide their young carers card at the entrance desk (issued by Family Carers Ireland)For more information contact 01-6280166