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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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IN THE CITY OF KILKENNY....

walking here really gives you the feeling that nothing here has changed for decades on end....It is a quiet town and I wasn't so very much impressed by the town because of the fact that most buildings...
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AND A CASTLE NEEDS A GARDEN......

and here it is: the CASTLE'S ROSEGARDEN, seen from above........Here we can really see how extremely green IRELAND is......yes, we all think that neighbours grass is always greener but IRELAND'S...
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ROTHE HOUSE......

This is a TUDOR MERCHANT'S HOUSE in the centre of KILKENNY CITY in Parliament street to be more specific!It is now the property of the Kilkenny ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY and it is a UNIQUE survival of a...
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BLACK ABBEY CATHEDRAL....

This Black Abbey ( as well as the St. Francis' Abbey & St. John's Priory) date back to mediaeval times.The grandeur of the Abbey of the Most Holy Trinity, set in the heart of the ancient Kingdom of...
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THE FLOWSTONE WALL.....

There are some areas in IRELAND where caves are most abundant such as: the BURREN of Co. Clare, the MARBLE ARCH area of Co. Fermanagh and the uplands or Cos. Leitrim & Sligo.All these areas, and...
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DUNMORE CAVE, MARKET CROSS....

This CAVE, with its imposing entrance, has been known of centuries but it is only comparatively recently that it has been fully explored and attempts have been made to unravel its history.Until the...
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ONGOING EXHIBITIONS IN THE BUTLER GALLERY....

Kilkenny Design Centre is a wonderful place to buy gifts and souvenirs of HIGH QUALITY, it is amazing that practically all GIFT & CRAFT SHOPS only sell EXQUISITE QUALITY ITEMS......not cheap, but...
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Cat Laughs

On the June Bank Holiday Weekend everybody with a few hours to spare heads to Kilkenny City, to see some of the world's top comedians. Catch an early show, and stay out to sample the nightlife...
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St Mary's Church Gowran

If you decide to visit Graiguenamanagh (see earlier tip) you’ll pass through the small village of Gowran along the way. Keep an eye out for the impressive St Mary’s Church, which dates from the 13th...
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Dunmore Caves

The Dunmore Caves are located 10 km north of Kilkenny City on the Castlecomer Road. In these caves are some fine examples of stalactites and stalagmites as well as the largest cave column in Ireland,...
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Inistioge

Inistioge is a beautiful village on the banks of the River Nore in County Kilkenny. It’s located 16km south of Kilkenny City and though it consists of little more than a couple of streets around a...
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Graiguenamanagh

Graiguenamanagh is a beautiful, small, riverside village in eastern Kilkenny near the Carlow/Kilkenny border. It’s close enough to the towns of Carlow and New Ross and to Kilkenny City to make it n...
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Jerpoint Abbey

The picturesque ruins of Jerpoint Abbey are one of Kilkenny’s most popular sites. Located 2.5 km south of the village of Thomastown, on the road to Waterford, the abbey is run by the Irish Office of...
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Kilfane Glen and Waterfall

I visited here on 31st March. I would love to be able to tell you about it, but it closes over the winter and doesn't re-open until 1st April. Just my luck !The gardens are only open a few months each...
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Castlecomer Rd, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland
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"Churches in Co. Kilkenny"
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"Hurling, hurling, hurling and.....Cats (Laughing)"
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"Kilkenny"
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