Other Attractions Nearby

These wonderful sites are within walking distance of the Castle.

Other attractions to visit nearby

These wonderful sites are within walking distance of the Castle.

Medieval Mile Museum (300m)

Uncover 800 years of the City’s Medieval history.

Butler Gallery (600m)

Butler Gallery is a leading contemporary art gallery and museum with a permanent collection in the South East of Ireland.

Rothe House & Garden (650m)

Nestled in the centre of the Medieval Mile, it is Kilkenny’s Tudor hidden gem.

St. Canice’s Cathedral & Round Tower (1km)

St. Canice’s Cathedral is one of the most prominent sights in Kilkenny, standing on a 6th century ecclesiastical site.

Kilkenny Famine Experience (2kms)

This free AV tour will bring you around the buildings of the Workhouse telling the human stories of the inmates that lived and died within the walls.

National Reptile Zoo (4km)

The National Reptile Zoo is Ireland’s only dedicated reptile zoo