Rothe House

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  • Address: Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Timings: 10:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +353-567722893
  • Ticket Price: 5 EUR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs

The Rothe House is a 17th century Merchant Townhouse complex which now accommodates a museum and a library. The merchants at that time had a powerful position in society and were included in its political decisions. The location itself consists of 3 houses with adjoining gardens, courtyards and terraces which depict its rich ancestral past.

Highlights Include:

  • The Museum which includes the Phelan room, Lanigan room and the Third House.
  • Library with documents dating back to 17th century.
  • Genealogy Service: If you are of Irish descent, you can trace your family by using this service.

Tourists love the history behind Rothe House while the ambience adds to the charm of the years gone by.

Rothe House Travel Tips

  • Do visit the Rothe House Gardens.
  • A visit to the library is sure to take you in time. You can find documents and papers dating back to the 17th century.

Entrance Ticket Details For Rothe House

  • Adult- Euro 5
  • Child- Euro 3
  • Library Services are available on prior appointment for Euro 5 per session.

How to Reach Rothe House

  • Bus: Bus stop near Market Yard.

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  • Rothe House Address: Parliament Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Rothe House Contact Number: +353-567722893
  • Rothe House Timing: 10:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Rothe House Price: 5 EUR
  • Best time to visit Rothe House(preferred time): 11:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Rothe House: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 58.58% of people who visit Kilkenny include Rothe House in their plan

  • 44.64% of people start their Rothe House visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Rothe House

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

55.35% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Rothe House

People normally club together St. Canice Cathedral and The Kilkenny Traditional Music Trail while planning their visit to Rothe House.

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

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