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Smithwick's Experience Kilkenny Entrance Ticket
"Make your own way to Smithwick’s Experience Kilkenny roughly 1.5 hours from Dublin by car at a time suited to you. Located in an old Victorian brewing building in Kilkenny City the Smithwick’s Experience offers a fully interactive multi-sensory journey through Smithwick’s history.On arrival join one of the guided tours — which run every 30 minutes and last approximately an hour — and trace the evolution of Ireland’s oldest beer brand from its medieval origins right up to present day.Holograms
From EUR12.00
 
Waterford Crystal and Kilkenny Rail Trip from Dublin
"Meet your guide in Dublin’s Heuston Station in early morning and set off on a scenic rail journey to Kilkenny. Often hailed as the most attractive city in Ireland Kilkenny is famous for its postcard-perfect medieval looks and its historical cathedrals abbeys and castles.Stroll around the cobbled streets and get an overview of the city’s history and top sights. Afterward you'll enjoy free time during which you might choose to pop into the renowned Kilkenny Design Centre which stocks Irish fashion and handcrafts or pay an entrance fee to visit Kilkenny Castle
From EUR109.00
 
Kilkenny City and Glendalough Day Trip from Dublin
"After setting off from central Dublin your first stop on the Kilkenny City and Glendalough Day Trip will be the 12th century Kilkenny Castle - a beautiful Anglo-Norman castle that stands on the banks of the River Nore. You’ll have time to explore Kilkenny Castle’s beautiful gardens before ambling into the city for lunch (available for an additional cost) and a stroll around its picturesque cobbled streets. Kilkenny City has a rich heritage of cathedrals Tudor houses and monasteries and you'll gain a sense of its medieval history as you walk around. Before leaving the city you'll see the St Francis Abbey Brewery
From EUR33.00

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Sample the Irish hospitality -...

Sample the Irish hospitality - different to anywhere else in the world. Its said that 5% of the worlds population are Irish and that the other 95% wish they were Everyone has a kind word and a story...
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Ride some of the the Ring of...

Ride some of the the Ring of Kerry. There's plenty of paths from Kilarney out. Riding around (well part of) the Ring of Kerry. Such a gorgeous scenery over the lake and all the green trees. We stopped...
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Churches: St. Canice (R.C.)

Not to be confused with the St. Canice Cathedral just up the hill, which is Church of Ireland. This Gothic Revival parish church was dedicated in 1843.
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School Days

This is the Senior Rugby Team from 1996. Can you find me? If by any chance you went to school with me there are more Kilkenny College and other school photos in my School Days travelogue.
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Castle Park

The Castle Park gardens are a nice place to spend the afternoon or have a picnic whenever the weather is nice.
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Street scenes

Walking across St. John's Bridge gives you a great view of Kilkenny Castle on one side and Smithwick's Brewery on the other.
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Aching Sides!

Seeing lots of my favourite Irish comedians around the town. :) like the D'Unbelievables and the _gorgeous_ Des Bishop!
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The MUCKROSS HOUSE . Seems to...

The MUCKROSS HOUSE . Seems to be a CASTLE .Very good placed in the National Parc . GREAT and BEAUTIFUL surrounding area .
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Castlecomer Rd, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland
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Top Things to Do in Kilkenny

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Kilkenny Castle

The original Anglo-Norman stone castle was the work of Norman Knight - Richard De Clare who was nick-named Strongbow. Strongbow was one of the Knights who helped Henry II of England seize control of...
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St Canice Cathedral

St Canice’s Cathedral is a Gothic Cathedral believed to have been constructed between 1250 and 1285, how-ever this religious site was founded in the 6th century and named after St Canice or Cill...
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St. Mary's Cathedral

St Mary’s is a Roman Catholic Cathedral situated on James’s Street, Kilkenny. Bishop William Kinsella (1793-1845) had the church designed by William Dean Butler. He chose to have it built from...
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Kyteler's Inn

There sure are many pubs in this town to choose from. I loved the old building that was home to Kyteler's Inn which was founded in 1324 by dame Alice le Kyteler. The lady was born here in Kilkenny in...
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Kilkenny Courthouse

The courthouse was originally constructed in the 13th century by the wealthy Grace family who resided in it until in 1566, James Grace, the Governor of Ireland leased it to the state. It was used as a...
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Kilkenny Design Centre

The National Craft Gallery is located in the Castle yard, once home to the stables and coach houses of the historic Kilkenny Castle. The imposing stable yard is a crescent-shaped building with...
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Top 5 Kilkenny Writers

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davidjo

"WELL WORTH A VISIT"
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balhannah

"KILKENNY AND ITS CASTLE"
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doug48

"kilkenny"
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Dabs

"Kilkenny-1st stop on our Ireland adventure"
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sue_stone

"County Kilkenny"
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