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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 …

National Stud Farm and Japanese Gardens, tully, County Kildare, Ireland

Irish National Stud and Japanese Gardens

The Irish National Stud’s Japanese Gardens are a feast for the eye and ear with the sight and sound of trickling streams complementing the greenery and vivid colours that provide …

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Rathangan

Rathangan is a small town with a population of approximately 1200 and is located about 9 miles from Kildare Town. Rathangan, a small village in County Kildare, owes its name …

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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 …

Leighlinbridge with view of river from on high

Leighlinbridge – The Garden Village

T: + 353 (0) 86 6027751 - W: www.carlowgardentrail.com

The Leighlinbridge district is rich in history, favoured with fertile land and enhanced by the River Barrow which meanders slowly through the village. The foundation for its beauty lies directly …

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 …

Ballintubbert Gardens

Ballintubbert Gardens

T: +353 (0)85 8505876 - W: www.ballintubbert.com

The Garden Ballintubbert, is a new arts and crafts garden extending to fourteen acres. The house was built in 1726 as a rectory to Ballintubbert Church and remained as a …

Carlow Court House

Carlow Courthouse

Noted William Morrison designed this building in the late 1820s. It is one of Ireland’s finest examples of ancient Greek revivalist architecture. The Courthouse located on the site of a …

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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South East Driving Routes

T: + 353 (0) 59 9131554 - Carlow Tourist Office

Rolling mountains and river valleys. Brushing hedgerows, Blue Flag beaches, lingering lunch stops and random detours leading to discoveries you’ll talk about for years to come. There’s nothing like driving …