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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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BRIDIES AT LANGTONS

Step back in time when you enter the shop where you can buy some excellent food or even snuff as well as old style confectionery. In the store there will be cakes piled high, bread baked by Bridie....
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MARKET CROSS SHOPPING MALL

The shopping mall opened up in 1994 and is home to Supervalu, Heatons, Penneys and many more. There are over 40 shops, toilet facilities, disabled access and car park for 500 cars. Supervalu is the...
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Thursday Outdoor Market

On Thursdays, this small market area is beside the Kilkenny Castle. You'll find fresh produce, cheeses, wine, baked goods and other locally produced foods. Its a chance to meet the people who make the...
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Kilkenny is not the best place in Ireland to shop but things are improving. High Street is Kilkenny's main street and primary shopping area, and this is how it looked over the Christmas holidays!
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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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davidjo

"WELL WORTH A VISIT"
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"KILKENNY AND ITS CASTLE"
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"kilkenny"
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"Kilkenny-1st stop on our Ireland adventure"
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"County Kilkenny"
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