DISCOVER THE HERO COUNTY OF IRELAND'S ANCIENT EAST

Experience all that Kilkenny has to offer

Feel Faraway, So Close, in the heart of Ireland's Ancient East.

Things to do

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The hero county of Ireland’s Ancient East

Castle Curiosities

Kilkenny Craft Delights

Medieval Magic in Kilkenny

Five great things to do in Kilkenny this Autumn

Night Time Vibrance

The Kilkenny Cat Laughs Festival

The Kilkenny Arts Festival

Kilkenomics – A festival of Economics and Comedy

6 Brilliant Free Things To Do in Kilkenny

A tale of three sisters in Ireland’s Ancient East – Kilkenny waterways

Festival Guide to Kilkenny

Things You Need To Know Before Travelling to Kilkenny

Outdoor Experiences in Kilkenny

Taste Kilkenny – Food Trail

5 Ways To Unwind in Kilkenny

5 Insta-Perfect Kilkenny Locations

The hero county of Ireland’s Ancient East

Castle Curiosities

Kilkenny Craft Delights

Medieval Magic in Kilkenny

Five great things to do in Kilkenny this Autumn

Night Time Vibrance

The Kilkenny Cat Laughs Festival

The Kilkenny Arts Festival

Kilkenomics – A festival of Economics and Comedy

6 Brilliant Free Things To Do in Kilkenny

A tale of three sisters in Ireland’s Ancient East – Kilkenny waterways

Festival Guide to Kilkenny

Things You Need To Know Before Travelling to Kilkenny

Outdoor Experiences in Kilkenny

Taste Kilkenny – Food Trail

5 Ways To Unwind in Kilkenny

5 Insta-Perfect Kilkenny Locations

The hero county of Ireland’s Ancient East

Castle Curiosities

Kilkenny Craft Delights

Medieval Magic in Kilkenny

Five great things to do in Kilkenny this Autumn

Night Time Vibrance

The Kilkenny Cat Laughs Festival

The Kilkenny Arts Festival

Kilkenomics – A festival of Economics and Comedy

6 Brilliant Free Things To Do in Kilkenny

A tale of three sisters in Ireland’s Ancient East – Kilkenny waterways

Festival Guide to Kilkenny

Things You Need To Know Before Travelling to Kilkenny

Outdoor Experiences in Kilkenny

Taste Kilkenny – Food Trail

5 Ways To Unwind in Kilkenny

5 Insta-Perfect Kilkenny Locations

Festivals in Kilkenny

Awaken your senses and jump into our outstanding Festivals

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Stay in Kilkenny

Stay in Kilkenny

Where to stay

Hospitality – a warm welcome awaits in Kilkenny

Self Catering Stays in Kilkenny

Autumnal Family Escapes

Boutique Hotel Stays

Family Friendly places to stay in Kilkenny

Kilkenny, a great location for Solo Explorers

Romantic Rendezvous

Hospitality – a warm welcome awaits in Kilkenny

Self Catering Stays in Kilkenny

Autumnal Family Escapes

Boutique Hotel Stays

Family Friendly places to stay in Kilkenny

Kilkenny, a great location for Solo Explorers

Romantic Rendezvous

Hospitality – a warm welcome awaits in Kilkenny

Self Catering Stays in Kilkenny

Autumnal Family Escapes

Boutique Hotel Stays

Family Friendly places to stay in Kilkenny

Kilkenny, a great location for Solo Explorers

Romantic Rendezvous

Nore Valley River

Getting to Kilkenny

It has never been easier whether you're travelling by road, rail, sea or air

How to get here
Dining in Kilkenny

Dining in Kilkenny

Where to eat

Brilliant Breakfasts in Kilkenny

6 Sensational Foodie Experiences

Kilkenny, winner of Ireland’s Foodie Destination Award 2018

Taste Kilkenny – Food Trail

More than a Menu

The Sweeter Side to Kilkenny

Top City Spots for the Coffee Connoisseur

Brilliant Breakfasts in Kilkenny

6 Sensational Foodie Experiences

Kilkenny, winner of Ireland’s Foodie Destination Award 2018

Taste Kilkenny – Food Trail

More than a Menu

The Sweeter Side to Kilkenny

Top City Spots for the Coffee Connoisseur

Brilliant Breakfasts in Kilkenny

6 Sensational Foodie Experiences

Kilkenny, winner of Ireland’s Foodie Destination Award 2018

Taste Kilkenny – Food Trail

More than a Menu

The Sweeter Side to Kilkenny

Top City Spots for the Coffee Connoisseur