Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Kilkenny

Kilkenny is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Kilkenny one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Kilkenny is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Kilkenny or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Kilkenny. Explore the historical monuments of Kilkenny with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Kilkenny guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Kilkenny page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Kilkenny with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. A Rural Experience Kilkenny

    #1 of 3 Historical Places in Kilkenny
    A Rural Experience Kilkenny

    Tags: Art And Culture, Outdoors, Tour, Historical Site

    Address: Castlefield, Gowran, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the best ways to explore Ireland, A Rural Experience is one of the finest tours agencies in Ireland. Located at Kilkenny, the agency has a series of guided tours to choose from including Belfas...Read more

  2. Maudlin Tower

    #2 of 3 Historical Places in Kilkenny
    Maudlin Tower

    Tags: Walking Area, Monument, Tower

    Address: Maudlin Street, Kilkenny

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    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...Read more

  3. Killkenny Castle Grounds

    #3 of 3 Historical Places in Kilkenny
    Killkenny Castle Grounds

    Tags: Castle

    Address: The Parade, Collegepark, Kilkenny, Ireland

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    If fairytales is what you heard about while growing up, and believe it didn’t exist. Think again. The Kilkenny Castle is going to leave you speechless and spellbound. The ground is huge and on i...Read more

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Top Tours for Historical Places in Kilkenny

  • Kilkenny Ghost Walking Tour
    Kilkenny Ghost Walking Tour14 Reviews

    Duration: Flexible

    This one of a kind ghost tour takes you trough the medieval capital of Ireland. Kilkenny with its narrow cobbled lanes, remna...

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  • The Medieval Mile Museum All Day Tour
    The Medieval Mile Museum All Day TourNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 3 Hrs

    800 years of history under one roof in a 13th century church and graveyard. At the award-winning Medieval Mile Museum we tell...

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