5 Things to do
In 1975 the Meeting House of the Society of Friends, in Ballitore County Kildare, which had fallen into ruin was restored by Kildare County Council and it has served as the library for the Ballitore area since then.
Mullaghmast is a National Monument in County Kildare. It includes earthworks, ringforts, barrows and a standing stone. The overall site, however, is dominated by Rath Mor.
Of course the entire East Coast and Midlands of Ireland is a very special place. And within it are hundreds of gardens, ancient monuments, great houses, fantastic golf courses, equestrian centres, lakes and rivers and all sorts of other wonderful spots for holiday visits. This route of 550 km (345 miles) takes you through the eight counties of the Region so that you can encounter all kinds of villages and towns, farms and forests and, in each county, two extra special centres of kinds not included in the list above.
Crookstown Craft Village and Tourist Information Point in Athy County Kildare features the work of local artisans including pottery, knitwear, paintings and other handmade pieces. It is also a tourist information point for activities in the area.
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