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Carlow to Kilkenny National Cycle Network

Carlow/Kilkenny Local Authorities under the National Cycle Network (NCN) programme has provided a dedicated on road cycle route 35km in length between Carlow and Kilkenny. The route is located on …

Plants for Sale in Ashlawn Garden Centre

Ashlawn Garden Centre

T: +353 (0)59 9721175 - W: www.carlowgardentrail.com

Conveniently situated close to the town of Bagenalstown in an open country setting, Ashlawn Garden Centre is a family run business where excellent service and advice is on hand in …

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St. Mullins Heritage Centre

T: + 353 (0) 87 9977090/+ 353 (0) 51 424913 - W: www.stmullinsheritagecentre.com

The seventh century ecclesiastical site of St. Mullins is beautifully situated on a high wooded promontory on the east bank of the River Barrow, overlooked by the Blackstairs Mountains to …

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Athy

The name Athy comes from the 2nd century, when the Chieftain Ae the son of Deargabhail, was killed in a battle between the men of Munster and the men of …

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Athy Historic Town Walk

Athy may have been named for a Munster chieftain killed in the 2nd century, but the Kildare town is today a peaceful heritage haven, with official status as a Heritage …

River Park & Gore's Bridge

Goresbridge

Goresbridge was named after the Gore Family, local landlords who came from Lecum in Hertfordshire after receiving grants of confiscated land. The attractive bridge across the River Barrow was built …

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Monasterevin

Monasterevin is a small town, with Georgian houses, on a flat expanse of country, and occupies a right angle bend on the river Barrow, as it changes direction from east …

Ducketts Grove

Duckett’s Grove Walled Gardens & Pleasure Grounds

T: + 353 (0) 59 9131554 - W: www.duckettsgrove.ie

Duckett’s Grove, the 18th, 19th and early 20th century home of the Duckett family, was formerly at the centre of a 12,000 acre (8,093 hectares) estate that has dominated the …

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Harvest Fleadh

T: 086 2740483 - W: harvestfleadh.com

Join Clanard Court Hotel in Athy, Kildare on Saturday, 19th October to show the German’s how it’s done at the Harvest Fleadh Oktoberfest, proudly supported by New Holland. Putting an …

Black Castle, Leighlinbridge

Black Castle

The little village of Leighlinbridge lays claim to at least two historical superlatives – the oldest (built in 1320) functioning bridge in Europe, and one of the earliest Norman castles …