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Ducketts Grove

Duckett’s Grove Walled Gardens & Pleasure Grounds

T: + 353 (0) 59 9131554 - W: www.duckettsgrove.ie

Duckett’s Grove, the 18th, 19th and early 20th century home of the Duckett family, was formerly at the centre of a 12,000 acre (8,093 hectares) estate that has dominated the …

Dunleckney Manor

Dunleckney Manor

T: +353 (0) 59 9721932

Dunleckney Manor is one of Carlow’s most magnificent country houses and was the ancient seat of the Bagenals of Idrone. Incorporating the original manor dating to 1612, the present manor …

Graiguenamanagh Abbey, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland

Duiske Abbey

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First built in 1204 by William Marshall, Duiske Abbey is the largest and perhaps the finest of the thirty-four medieval Cistercian monasteries in Ireland. The abbey is the parish church …

Monasterevin Lifting Bridge

Monasterevin

St. Evin Monasterevin takes its name from St. Evin who became abbot of the monastery here in the 6th century. St. Evin brought a number of monks with him from his …

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 …

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 …

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Harvest Fleadh

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Join Clanard Court Hotel in Athy, Kildare on Saturday, 19th October to show the German’s how it’s done at the Harvest Fleadh Oktoberfest, proudly supported by New Holland. Putting an …

KILDARE WICKLOW GRAND TOUR ROUTE

Grand Tour Touring Routes

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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 …

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 …

Athy heritage centre

Athy

The name Athy comes from the 2nd century, when the Chieftain Ae the son of Deargabhail, was killed in a battle between the men of Munster and the men of …