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VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art and George Bernard Shaw Theatre

T: + 353 (0) 59 9172400 - W: www.visualcarlow.ie

A dynamic multi-disciplinary arts facility, the VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art is one of the most exceptional galleries in Ireland, presenting the best of local, national and international work in …

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Ros Tapestry

T: + 353 (0) 51 445396 - W: www.rostapestry.com

The Ros Tapestry Project is a huge community initiative in progress in Co. Wexford. First conceived in 1998, the project continues to be developed some 15 years later by a …

Bagenalstown

Bagenalstown

Bagenalstown, otherwise known in its Gaelic version as Muine Bheag is sited on a pleasant reach of the River Barrow and derives its name from Walter Bagenal, who in founding …

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County Carlow Military Museum

T: +353 (0)87 6904242 - W: carlowmilitarymuseum.webs.com

A fine museum exhibition housed in a late 19th century church. The museum features a wide range of exhibits relating to Carlow’s military history. Artefacts date from the late 18th …

St. Mullins Ecclesiastical Site

St. Mullins

St. Moling’s Monastic Settlement St. Mullins was a famous monastic settlement, but its history goes back a great deal further. Fionn Mac Cumhail is said to have stopped here to …

Carlow Castle

Carlow Castle

Carlow Castle, now a ruin stands on the eastern bank of the River Barrow. It is thought to have been built by William Marshall, Earl of Pembroke and Lord of …

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Delta Sensory Gardens and Garden Centre

T: +353 (0) 59 9143527 - W: www.deltasensorygardens.com

Described as an oasis of peace and tranquility, Delta Sensory Gardens consist of a series of interconnecting gardens of a multi-sensory nature covering 2.5 acres (1 hectare). These award winning …

The John F Kennedy Arboretum

John F Kennedy Arboretum

T: + 353 (0) 51 388171 - W: www.heritageireland.ie

Dedicated to the memory of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, President of the United States from 1960 to 1963, the Arboretum is a plant collection of international standing. It covers 252 hectares …

KILDARE WICKLOW GRAND TOUR ROUTE

Grand Tour Touring Routes

T: N/A - W: www.grandtour.ie/

Approximate Distance: 201.3 miles / 324km It’s Ireland in a nutshell. Picture it. Just you, the open road, and a classic touring route that sweeps from the wilds of Wicklow to …

Tinnahinch Castle & Weir - Graiguenamanagh

Tinnahinch Castle

Tinnahinch Castle is a fortified house which was built around 1615 by James Butler who later lost his lands because of his involvement in the Confederate War of 1641. It was …