Top things to do in The Curragh

Horse Racing in The Curragh

Curragh Racecourse

The Curragh is the oldest and most prestigious racecourse in the country, and one of the finest flat-racing courses in the world; even if you’re not a horsey type, it’s well worth experiencing the passion and atmosp…
Museum in The Curragh

Museum of Style Icons

Housed inside the Newbridge Silverware showroom, beneath a sparkle of glitter balls, is this unexpected display of star-studded memorabilia. There are exhibits showcasing dresses, suits and stage costumes that were …
Arts & Crafts in The Curragh

Newbridge Silverware

The Newbridge Silverware Showroom is a purely commercial venture that trades on the area’s metalwork heritage as it peddles vast quantities of silver jewellery, silver-plated cutlery, homewares and engravable gift i…
Monument in The Curragh

Donnelly's Hollow

Dan Donnelly (1788–1820) is revered as Ireland's greatest bare-knuckle fighter of the 19th century. He's also the stuff of legend – his arms were so long he could supposedly tie his shoelaces without having to bend …