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Kilkenny Castle

Rising above the River Nore, Kilkenny Castle is one of Ireland's most visited heritage sites. Stronghold of the powerful Butler family, it has a history dating back to the 12th century, though much of its present lo…
Castle in Kilkenny City

Maudlin Castle

This substantial tower house, dating from around 1500, once formed part of the city's defences, protecting the approach from the east.