Maudlin Tower

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  • Address: Maudlin Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Walking Area, Monument, Family And Kids, Tower

The Maudlin Tower was built in the 1200s and is known to have been the first leper’s hospital in Kilkenny and its neighbouring counties. Often seen in close relation to Mary Magdalin, the county was the first one of its kind to start healthcare for lepers.

Today the monument stands 4 stories tall on the Maudlin Street and is one of those places that add a little bit of rustic charm to the otherwise buzzing street.

Be sure to visit the place during your walks around the city.

Maudlin Tower Travel Tips

  • Do explore the Maudlin Street as the place is buzzing with small shops and boutiques.

How to Reach Maudlin Tower

  • Bus: Busses are available at Market Yard.
  • Train: Macdonagh Station

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  • Maudlin Tower Address: Maudlin Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Maudlin Tower Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Maudlin Tower(preferred time): 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Maudlin Tower: 00:30 Mins
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  • 14.39% of people who visit Kilkenny include Maudlin Tower in their plan

  • 81.25% of people start their Maudlin Tower visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Maudlin Tower

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

75.95% of people prefer walking in order to reach Maudlin Tower

People normally club together Kilkenny Castle and St. John The Evangelist while planning their visit to Maudlin Tower.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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