Experience Kilkenny Castle on site or from your classroom


Under the OPW Free Educational Visits for Schools Scheme we offer free visits of Kilkenny Castle to primary and secondary schools. (advance booking essential).

To book a visit or to find out further information, please contact Group Bookings

Tel. 056 770 4106


For more information on the OPW Free Educational Visits for Schools Scheme please visit:


Resources for the Classroom

The following resources are available to download from our website free of charge:

Primary School

Kilkenny Castle Visitor Guide (PDF)

Caisleán Chill Chainnigh Treoir do Chuairteoirí (PDF)


Secondary School

Château de Kilkenny Activités Vocabulaire Français (PDF) Worksheet for Senior Cycle French

William Morris Schools Worksheet (PDF) Worksheet for Leaving Cert Art History students in relation to the question on Art Movements during 19th/20th century.