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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 …

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 …

military museum

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 …

Morgan's Garden Centre

Morgans Garden Centre

T: + 353 (0) 59 9143092 - W: www.carlowgardentrail.com

Morgan’s Garden Centre was established in 1988 on the outskirts of Carlow Town. It has since become known as a retailer of plants of the highest standard including many Irish …

Kilgraney House

Herb Gardens at Kilgraney House

T: + 353 (0) 59 9775283 - W: www.kilgraneyhouse.com

Consisting of a series of interconnecting herbal gardens there is a large kitchen garden, a tea walk, a medicinal herb courtyard, a medieval monastic herb garden and a garden of …

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 …

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 Heritage Trail

Carlow Town Heritage Trail

The Carlow Town Heritage Trail is a self-guided one-hour walking tour featuring some of the town’s important historic sites and buildings. Sites include the Liberty Tree, Carlow Castle, Croppies Grave, …

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 …

Athy heritage centre

Athy Heritage Centre-Museum

T: +353 (0)59 8633075 - W: www.athyheritagecentre-museum.ie

Athy is a designated Heritage Town of Ireland and the Athy Heritage Centre-Museum focuses on the history of the town and surrounding area from its Anglo Norman foundation, through to the 1903 …