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10:00 am
OPW is delighted to collaborate with Design and Crafts Council of Ireland in presenting an amazing exhibition across these two major Kilkenny venues – KILKENNY CASTLE and NATIONAL DESIGN & CRAFT GALLERY – Monumentality –[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Mar 31 @ 10:38 am – Apr 30 @ 11:38 am
10:38 am
As part of Francophonie Festival in Ireland, Kilkenny Castle will offer free guided tours in French to Secondary Schools during the month of March. A l’occasion du festival de la Francophonie en Irlande, le Château[...]
Kilkenny Castle
8:00 pm
OPW Kilkenny Castle is delighted to present the annual FREE Garden Talks Series as part of our 50th anniversary celebrations of Kilkenny Castle in state care. Tuesday 9 April at 8pm – Klaus Laitenberger, organic expert,[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Apr 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:45 pm
2:00 pm
Meet the tiny star of Béirín Beag Buí, Púca Puppets award winning lullaby film, as seen on RTE and BBC.  Enjoy his film and have a chance to make a dream catcher as a family[...]
The Parade Tower
Apr 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Kilkenny Castle is very pleased to present (as part of the 50th anniversary celebrations in the care of the Office of Public Works), a wonderful evening of ‘Songs from Stage & Screen‘ at The Picture[...]
The Picture Gallery
7:15 pm
OPW Kilkenny Castle is delighted to present the annual FREE Garden Talks Series as part of our 50th anniversary celebrations of Kilkenny Castle in state care. Tuesday 30 April at 7:15pm – Assumpta Broomfield and[...]
Kilkenny Castle
May 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
BEALTAINE – OUTDOOR ARCHITECTURAL TOUR OF KILKENNY CASTLE Every Thursday during the month of May at 11am. To celebrate Bealtaine, join our experienced guiding staff for an outdoor architectural guided tour of Kilkenny Castle. Discover the[...]
Kilkenny Castle
7:15 pm
OPW Kilkenny Castle is delighted to present the annual FREE Garden Talks Series as part of our 50th anniversary celebrations of Kilkenny Castle in state care. Tuesday 30 April at 7:15pm – Assumpta Broomfield and[...]
Kilkenny Castle
May 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
BEALTAINE – OUTDOOR ARCHITECTURAL TOUR OF KILKENNY CASTLE Every Thursday during the month of May at 11am. To celebrate Bealtaine, join our experienced guiding staff for an outdoor architectural guided tour of Kilkenny Castle. Discover the[...]
Kilkenny Castle
May 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
BEALTAINE – OUTDOOR ARCHITECTURAL TOUR OF KILKENNY CASTLE Every Thursday during the month of May at 11am. To celebrate Bealtaine, join our experienced guiding staff for an outdoor architectural guided tour of Kilkenny Castle. Discover the[...]
Kilkenny Castle
8:00 pm
Special Gala Concert at The Picture Gallery to celebrate 50 years of Kilkenny Castle in the care of the Office of Public Works, in association with Music in Kilkenny. Irish Baroque Orchestra returns to Kilkenny[...]
The Picture Gallery
May 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
BEALTAINE – OUTDOOR ARCHITECTURAL TOUR OF KILKENNY CASTLE Every Thursday during the month of May at 11am. To celebrate Bealtaine, join our experienced guiding staff for an outdoor architectural guided tour of Kilkenny Castle. Discover the[...]
Kilkenny Castle
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
OPW Kilkenny Castle is delighted to invite all to the 2019 Dusk Chorus at the Castle Park with a guided walk by the wonderful and knowledgeable, Pat Durkin from Birdwatch Ireland.  This will be a[...]
Kilkenny Castle
May 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
BEALTAINE – OUTDOOR ARCHITECTURAL TOUR OF KILKENNY CASTLE Every Thursday during the month of May at 11am. To celebrate Bealtaine, join our experienced guiding staff for an outdoor architectural guided tour of Kilkenny Castle. Discover the[...]
Kilkenny Castle
11:00 am
Saturday 1 & Sunday 2 June 2019 11am to 4pm – (3 different storytelling sessions at 12, 1:30pm & 3pm, with medieval music, mayhem and fun in between!) Kilkenny Castle Park FREE Admission OPW is[...]
Kilkenny Castle Park
11:00 am
Saturday 1 & Sunday 2 June 2019 11am to 4pm – (3 different storytelling sessions at 12, 1:30pm & 3pm, with medieval music, mayhem and fun in between!) Kilkenny Castle Park FREE Admission OPW is[...]
Kilkenny Castle Park
2:00 pm
OPW is very pleased to present as part of 50th celebrations, two story- telling sessions at The Parade Tower. 2pm – 3 to 6 years 3:30pm – 7 to 11 years FREE Admission on a first[...]
The Parade Tower