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BARROWRIVERBEAT Presented by David Dwyer – www.barrowriverbeat.podbean.com

  APP AND AUDIO GUIDE BARROW GREENWAY  From the Devil’s Eyebrow to the Gordon Bennett Race, from Lowtown to St Mullins . . . Discover the delightful Barrow Greenway, its …

Leighlinbridge with view of river from on high

Leighlinbridge

The gentle sloping hillsides surrounding Leighlinbridge add to the visual delights of this village where a generous and industrious community spirit continues to enhance its natural beauty while recognising and …

Athy streetscape & whites castle

Athy

Athy (the ford of Ae) has been an important river crossing from early times and is full of historical interest. It has been the site of many battles from the …

Burtown House & Gardens

Burtown House

T: Lesley or James Fennell +353 (0)59 8623148
+353 (0)86 2631485 - W: www.burtownhouse.ie

Burtown House, an early Georgian villa with late Georgian additions, is surrounded by lush flower, vegetable and woodland gardens with beautiful parkland walks. It is unusual in that it is …

Gordon Bennett Route

Gordon Bennett

T: + 353 (0) 59 9130411

The Gordon Bennett Route is a 104-mile signposted driving route through counties Kildare, Carlow and Laois, along an exciting mix of national and leafy secondary roads through picturesque villages and …

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Bagenalstown

      Dunleckney Manor Dunleckney Manor, on the outskirts of the town was the seat of the Bagenals for over 300 years. Parts of the original house, dating from …

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 …

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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 …

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 …

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 …