Visit Kilkenny this Spring
This Spring why not visit the Medieval heart of Ireland. Explore all that Kilkenny has to offer from historical landmarks, art exhibitions showcasing the talent of emerging Irish artists, or even get lost in the cobblestone streets of the Medieval Mile meeting local café and boutique owners.
A Trip to Kilkenny Castle
Find Kilkenny Castle right at the heart of the Medieval city. As you pass through the castle walls, travel back in time and experience the manicured gardens and historical grandeur of this iconic Kilkenny landmark.
St. Canice’s Cathedral & Round Tower
Visit Kilkenny’s oldest standing structure, the Round Tower, and embrace the incredible views as you climb to the top of its 30 metre formation. Soak in the histories of the Cathedral’s foundations and of Kilkenny.
Kilkenny Medieval Mile
The Medieval Mile passes through Kilkenny City, linking St. Canice’s Cathedral to Kilkenny Castle, and much more in between. It’s the perfect way to visit the historical attractions, local boutiques, and artisan bakeries and cafés. Get a real taste of Kilkenny city.
Experience the magnificent exhibitions on show at Butler Gallery, located just steps from River Nore. Committed to exhibiting the work of Irish and emerging artists, step inside the world of leading contemporary art and celebrate the power of visual art.