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Bealtaine festival : Architectural Outdoor Guided Tour of Kilkenny Castle


Free of charge


Sundays : 1,8 & 29/5/2022 10.30 am
Wednesdays:18 & 25/5/2022 3.30pm


Kilkenny Castle

Founded soon after the Norman conquest of Ireland, Kilkenny Castle has been rebuilt, extended and adapted to suit changing circumstances and uses over a period of 800 years. Peter Kenny, OPW, will explore the visual features of Kilkenny Castle today. The guided tour will be conducted outdoors, please wear appropriate clothes and footwear.

The event is free of charge but registration is necessary as number of places are limited.

To reserve your place contact      

This event is weather dependent.


The Parade
Kilkenny City
R95 YRK1

046 942 3249

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