I thought the price was to dear as I had to pay for my 4 year old when all she wanted to do was go to the playground
About Kilkenny Castle
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This castle was the reason we stayed in Kilkenny. Very impressive from the inside and outside, with nice rose garden. Admission was only 4 Euro.
Really a gem of Ireland, the restoration by OPW has been excellent and the Long Gallery is one of the most impressive rooms in Ireland, if you love art you need to see it.
We did a self guided tour of this beautiful castle (sadly, in the pouring rain) - and it was beautifully maintained. The railings were exquisite going up the stairs to the bedrooms and the gardens were lush and beautiful.
Great castle to vist, you get a real sense of life wt the time castle was built and lived in. Is great to see it has been so lovingly and faithfully restored to its original glamour especially when you stroll down the bottom corridor and...More
Kilkenny Castle really lets you feel how people lived in Castles in Ireland and how they would renovate for the times. One other key is the castle has maintained a lot of its land area around the castle so has lovely gardens and a large...More
This place started life as a castle which defended and controlled the river and town but it ended up being "slighted" by Oliver Cromwell's lot and it eventually got turned into a desirable residence for the top Anglo-Irish family in the area. From the start...More
Loads for Children and adults alike. The gardens are perfect for a run around for the children, lovely playground, great views.
Beautiful medieval castle with fabulous grounds. Little coffee shop in the grounds if you fancy a coffee and to drink in the views. Well worth a visit.
The weather was gorgeous when we were there. Got a coffee and ice cream in the tea shop. Walked through the Bulter Gallery. Really a nice place to spend an afternoon!