Bring out your inner child this Christmas and browse through our range of educational and creative toys; art for the budding Picasso or gadgets & games for the tech inclined. We also have ideas for stocking fillers and gifts for toddlers to teens….
Duiske Glass - Fairy Elle Reversible Doll
A very special gift for the little ones, the Fairy Elle Doll also comes with a Dear Fairy Elle Notepad, Book and Sleep Spray.
Adopt an animal at the National Reptile Zoo
Adopt one of the scaly residents for one year! This money will go towards feeding and looking after your chosen animal for an entire year! Includes an adoption certificate, fact sheet and 2 postcards, 20% discount on admission and your name will be displayed here in the zoo on our wall of adoptees.
Art It - Virtual Art Classes
A voucher for Art It classes is a great way to entertain the kids over Christmas in a fun and educational way. Art It offers fun creating, decorating, gemming, feathering, buttoning and anything else that turns your creations into unique works of art.
2 Classes, 2 hrs long €40
5 Classes, 2 hrs long €90
Butterslip - Bright Ideas Chunky Notebook
This super chunky Bright Ideas Notebook is both beautiful and practical. A truly luxurious product with neon pink painted page edges too!
Duiske - Skittles Animal Wooden by Orange Tree Toys
Simple games never fail to please children, which makes our Jungle Animal Skittles a no-brainer for parents who need fun activities to fill the day.
Butterslip Gift Shop - Pirate Hinged Tin
This Pirate Hinged Tin is double walled and hinged. It features bright and fun pirate characters and makes a perfect gift for children! We think its the perfect addition to spruce up any bedroom!
Butterslip Gift Shop - Name Plaque – White Castle
This gorgeous Name Plaque – White Castle is perfect for putting the finishing touch on your princess’s chamber. This plaque is suitable for up to 9 letters. Each plaque is supplied with self adhesive pads on the reverse side for sticking to a door or wall.
Price: €14.95 – €30.95
Kiltorcan Raceway Karting - Sprint Session Junior – 30 minutes
Enjoy a karting experience with all the family at Kiltorcan Raceway on their 1000 meter circuit. They provide kids with the skills and techniques that will stand to their driving skills in the future. Junior Sprint Sessions are for boys and girls aged 8-10 years of age.
Hawkeye Falconry Experience
Give the gift of Falconry this Christmas, now more than ever life experiences are worth so much more than material things. At Hawkeye falconry they offer you the private experience of a lifetime on the stunning grounds of the 5 star Lyrath Estate hotel in Kilkenny.
Prices from: €45.00 – 80.00
Kilkenny Design Centre - Great Women Who Changed The World
Discover fascinating facts about some of the most amazing women who changed the world and on whose shoulders we all stand today. Fly through the sky with the incredible explorer Amelia Earhart, and read all about the Wonderful Adventures of Mary Seacole, with this fantastic full colour book. Includes Jane Austen, Gertrude Ederle, Coco Chanel, Frida Kahlo, and Rosa Parks among others, and written and illustrated by Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst.
Kilkenny Design Centre - Alphabet Jigsaws Number Rocket Jigsaw
A simple handcrafted wooden jigsaw puzzle of a rocket blasting off to space complete with astronaut and trusty dog companion. Each chunky and brightly coloured piece is numbered from 1 to 10. This puzzle encourages dexterity and logic and will make learning to count fun! A lovely little gift suitable for Ages 2+
Kilkenny Design Centre - Animals at Night
See the jaguar in the Amazon rain forest, spot the lions on the African Savannah and visit a turtle nesting beach under the stars. Then fold out your incredible glow-in-the-dark poster to stick up on your wall, and simply turn off the light to bring it to life.
Mount Juliet Estate Children's Afternoon Tea
In the gorgeous setting of the Manor House, enjoy Children’s Afternoon Tea that includes toasted brioche & Nutella, ham & cheese finger sandwiches and a cream cheese bagel. The sweet treats are rocky road, chocolate marshmallows, cupcakes, biscuits and a mini Knickerbocker glory with a vanilla milkshake. This voucher entitles you to Children’s Afternoon Tea for one child.
Available in the Manor House daily from 1pm to 5pm, with pre-booking essential.