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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

Most Viewed Nightlife in Kilkenny

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Langtons Bar & Club

Langton's is probably the best known nightclub in Kilkenny. I've been here far too many times and whenever we go out in Kilkenny we always end up in here. On Saturday nights or over the Christmas...
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The Pumphouse

The Pumphouse is a great place to go to watch live music in Kilkenny. Traditional music sessions are held on monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings during the summer months. The pub attracts a warm...
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Matt the Miller's bar

This is one hell of a lively Irish pub...we had a wonderful lunch earlier on the friday of the august bank holiday weekend..great service and we decided to come back later to hear the "KILKENNY'S" a...
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The Venue

Of course i don't speak for everybody when i say that ''the venue'' is crap,but from my experiences, going to ''The Venue''a waste of money. However, maybe you might enjoy things that i dont... being...
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Cleere's

A comfortable pub with good seating and service. Cleeres also doubles as a contemporary music and theatre venue with good music sessions. At weekends it's enjoyed by a wide spectrum of characters and...
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Paris Texas

Noted Dining Pub of the Year 1999-2002, Paris Texas ia a welcome mixture of old fashioned pub style and contemporary customer service values. Live music every Sunday, live traditional music every...
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Laurel's

The Laurels singing pub!!!!!!!Lovely.......... They offer you a special show!Local Singer...... And at one point the lovely guy ask:Somewhere from South Africa here?And yes some peoples told him they...
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Anna Conda

I don't remember much about the inside of this pub - but the beer garden out back gets very crowded. It's a late bar (at least on the Friday that I was there). And the people that frequent this place...
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Matt the Miller's

Matt the Miller's is just one of Kilkenny's many landmark pubs. It's also probably one of the largest and is indeed hard to miss - the big pink building just over the bridge facing towards the...
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marble city bar

the marble city bar is a very nice eating and drinking establishment on high street in central kilkenny. the exterior of this pub is traditional but the interior is modern with comfortable leather...
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Marble City Bar

"The Marble City" is one of Kilkenny's many names, arising from the vein of black marble found here. My sister and I stopped in at this little pub for a quick drink one afternoon, and found a quiet,...
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Biddy Earlys

Kilkenny's No. 1 cocktail bar, with cocktail makers and shakers. Top DJ's, live bands and Karaoke nights. Banana Mud Slide, B-52's to name just a couple of cocktails if they dont sell it they dont...
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The Anna Conda

Desperate for some live Irish music (harder to find than you might think), we found what we were looking for at the Anna Conda one Friday night. The music started around 9.30pm (which is fairly...
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Coda

The owners of this fine establishment are not afraid to jump up and shout "Disco is not a dirty word!" Coda offers a world of vibrant music - funk, disco, dub, hip-hop. You name it it's here....
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Top Hotels in Kilkenny

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Castlecomer Rd, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland
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College Road, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland
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Dublin Road, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland
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1 Ormonde St, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland
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The Bridge, John Street, 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 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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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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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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