An energetic county with rich historical roots, County Kilkenny is truly fascinating.
Wander the cobbled streets of the Medieval Mile where Irish folklore is embedded in every step. Learn about its Norman herita ...
Stroll cobbled streets and experience the medieval charm of The Marble County.Step back in time
Explore ancient caves, magnificent castles, and discover the rich history of County Kilkenny.
Ancient history enthusiasts are well catered for across County Kilkenny, with field monuments such as passage tombs, high crosses, dolmens and stone circles all waiting to be re-discovered.
Walk the corridors of a majestic castle, take to the trees in Castlecomer or immerse yourself in the culture of Kilkenny’s medieval streets. From fun festivals to fine food, Kilkenny has it all.
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Walk the Medieval Mile, find hidden culinary treasures and explore Irish craft and design with our expert-written guides to Kilkenny.
Enjoy an afternoon at majestic Kilkenny Castle where the dramatic setting evokes images of Norman battles. Stroll through its magnificent gardens and stop for a spot of lunch in the charming tearooms.
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Take a walk down High Street, the heart of the city and enjoy the dynamic art scene. History is at the core of County Kilkenny, book in for a walking tour or meander through the narrow streets at your leisure.
Kilkenny’s Medieval Mile is a treasure trove of historic pubs and vibrant markets. Enjoy a craft beer or some local cider and soak up the amazing architecture of County Kilkenny.
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