Smithwicks Experience Kilkenny
Near the Confederation Hall Monument is the ramshackle Grace's Castle, originally built in 1210, but lost to the family and converted...
Rothe House & Garden
Ireland's best surviving example of a 16th-century merchant's house is the Tudor Rothe House. Built around a series of courtyards, it...
Confederation Hall Monument
On the corner of Parliament St and the road leading down to Bateman's Quay, this monument (really just a fragment) built into the Bank...
The lowest-key bar in Kilkenny gets pretty lively when there's a hurling match screening. But most of the time you can ponder your pint...
This sunny-sweet French spot does great tartines (open-faced sandwiches) with such belly-filling toppings as sausage and eggs, as well...
Parliament St · interesting places nearby
Smithwicks Experience Kilkenny information
If you smell something funny in the air, it may be the Budweiser being brewed under licence in the Smithwick Brewery . Now owned by drinks giant Diageo (Guinness, Harp and lots of spirits), the brewery is no longer the civic icon it once was. The tours which were enjoyed by generations are now a thing of the past, in their place are sporadic summertime showings of a promotional video. Enjoy!