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Kilkenny City
Kilkenny Castle, Co. Kilkenny
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The Marble City

Kilkenny City is an effortless blend of old and new. Kilkenny Castle, the medieval streets and riverside setting fuse beautifully with contemporary art galleries and famous Kilkenny design centres.

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Discover the history of KilkennyWhether you embark on the stunning Grennan Loop Walk in Thomastown or take a boat ride down the River Nore in the city centre, there are plenty of car-free ways to see the best of County Kilkenny.
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See the amazing Kilkenny CityThe home of craft and design and colourful festivals - there's so much to see in the medieval streets of Kilkenny City.
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Kilkenny City, known for its medieval history, also boasts a plethora of Georgian doors with decorative fanlights and interesting surrounds. Brightly coloured blue, yellow and red doors make for a great photo opportunity!

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