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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Kilkenny

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Historical Places in Kilkenny

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Kilkenny Castle , Kilkenny
4.6
Preserving more than eight centuries of history within its walls, Kilkenny Castle rises over the Nore River and marks an intersection of seve
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4.5
Visit the ancient St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, considered the second-longest cathedral in Ireland. Historians believe that this site
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Rock of Cashel , Cashel
4.4
Local mythology claims Rock of Cashel, a limestone hill crowned by a group of medieval buildings, came into existence when Saint Patrick bani
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Jerpoint Abbey , Thomastown
4.4
Deemed a National Monument of Ireland, the ruins of Jerpoint Abbey showcase Romanesque architectural details with a scenic backdrop. Dating b
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Hook Lighthouse , Fethard On Sea
4.7
Active for 800 years, Hook Lighthouse represents the oldest operational lighthouse in the world. The lighthouse has been active since the str
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