Jerpoint Park

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Jerpoint Park is a working farm but is privileged to host a monument of notable importance – The Lost Town of Newtown Jerpoint, making the Park one of the most important heritage sites in Ireland, and a must-visit in Thomastown. With the help of The Heritage Council of Ireland, the site helps tell the stories and trace the footsteps of our ancestors past.

A guided tour will delve deep into the history and importance of one of Ireland’s best surviving examples of a 12th Century medieval town, where you can explore the standing remains of St. Nicholas’s Church, the domestic tower and the stunning 14th Century Medieval Tomb, before enjoying a scenic nature walk and a picnic in the unspoiled countryside along the River Nore.

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Jerpoint Park

Jerpoint Park

Jerpoint, Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny

086 6061449

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jerpointpark.com

Visit the unique Heritage Site in Jerpoint Park and enjoy a guided tour of the footprints of a deserted 12th Century Medieval town dating back to 1200AD. Your local guide will delve into the history and importance of this once thriving town called Newtown Jerpoint. Take a step back in time and explore the standing remains of St. Nicholas's Church, the domestic tower and the stunning 14th Century Medieval Tomb. Jerpoint Park also offers Angling for wild Salmon and wild brown trout or why not try something completely unique and come watch our Sheep Dog demonstration, showcasing man and dog working together as one.