The Barrow. Our River Your Journey

Select a Category >>
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 …

Borris House Interior

Borris House

T: + 353 (0) 59 9773105 - W: www.borrishouse.com

Borris House, the ancestral home of the MacMurrough Kavanaghs, High Kings of Leinster, is one of the few Irish estates that can trace its history back to the Royal families …

rsz_new_ross

New Ross

New Ross was the site of the first Norman landings on Irish shores in 1169. New Ross was an important Norman stronghold, the town was without defences until the late …

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 …

rsz_mount_leinster_heritage_drive

Mount Leinster Heritage Drive

T: +353 (0)59 9130411

The Mount Leinster Heritage Drive is a 75km driving route through the beautiful countryside of rural south Carlow taking in the towns and villages of Borris, Bunclody, Clonegal, Kildavin, Myshall, …

rsz_tinnahinch_castle_&_weir

Tinnahinch & Graiguenamanagh

  Tinnahinch/Graiguenamanagh are very popular boating centres on the River Barrow whose character reflects a bygone time when the area was an important focal point for commercial traffic on the …

Dunbrody

Dunbrody Famine Ship

T: + 353 (0)51 425239 - W: www.dunbrody.com

Located on the quayside in New Ross, the Dunbrody Famine Ship is a full scale replica of the original ship built in 1845 which transported emigrants to North America. Visitors …

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 …

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 …

milford

Milford & Clogrennan

Milford Mill Milford is a most pleasant stop on the River Barrow which was once the centre of a thriving milling industry. The area is closely associated with the Alexanders, …