Spike Island Shop

Home to saints and sinners, captains and convicts...

Give the gift of an isalnd of adventure!  Each voucher covers the return ferry, guided tour, free map and app and full access to all our buildings.  Each guest will discover our rich history, as in the last 1300 years Spike Island has been host to a 6th century Monastery, a 24-acre Fortress, the largest convict depot in the world in Victorian times and centuries of island homes.  The island's rich history includes monks and monasteries, rioters and redcoats, captains and convicts and sinners and saints.  Cafe and gift shop on site...

  • Island prison

  • The 'Irish Alcatraz', home to 4 seperate prison including the former worlds largest!
  • Discover the 'Punishment block'

  • Where men spent 23 1/2 hours a day, chained to the walls...
  • 24 acre fortress, 104 acres scenic island walks

  • Discover kilometers of beautiful island walks...

Island prison

The 'Irish Alcatraz', home to 4 seperate prison including the former worlds largest!

Discover the 'Punishment block'

Where men spent 23 1/2 hours a day, chained to the walls...

24 acre fortress, 104 acres scenic island walks

Discover kilometers of beautiful island walks...