Kilkenny Castle

Kilkenny Castle is a must see when you visit Kilkenny. The castle has been in existence for over eight centuries and stands over the River Nore. There have been many additions and alterations to the fabric of the building, making Kilkenny Castle today a complex structure of various architectural styles. Take a guided tour of the castle and learn about its rich heritage

The opening times of Kilkenny Castle vary depending on the time of year. See details below:



October - February 

9.30 - 16.30


9.30 - 17.00

April - May

9.30 - 17.30

June - July 

9.00 - 17.30

August - September 

9.30 - 17.30


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