Kilkenny Arts Festival 2018 – (9-19 August)

OPW Kilkenny Castle is delighted to welcome and host a wonderful array of Kilkenny Arts Festival 2018 events at both The Parade Tower and Castle Park.   The Festival is one of the annual highlights in the events calendar of the... read more »

‘Music in the Gardens’ Series on Sunday afternoons in July

OPW Kilkenny Castle is delighted to announce the return of ‘Music in the Gardens’ series on the five Sunday afternoons of July at 3pm.  This is part of the ‘Summer Season of Events’ here at The Castle.  Do come along... read more »

New catering panel application details on

OPW Kilkenny Castle invites applications for our new catering panel Application details are available as follows: At Final closing date for receipt of tenders is Friday 20th July 2018

‘The Breadwinner’ – 4 Lunchtime Talks at The Parade Tower

OPW Kilkenny Castle is delighted to host Butler Gallery / Cartoon Saloon lunchtime talks in conjunction with ‘The Breadwinner’ exhibition: Wednesday 20th June (1pm to 2pm) Wednesday 4th July (1pm to 2pm) Wednesday 11th July (1pm to 2pm) Wednesday 18th... read more »