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  1. Killeshin Monastic Site

    Newtown, Laois

    The village of Killeshin in County Laois was an important monastic centre founded in the 5th or 6th century. Though the round tower was destroyed in the 1700s, there are the remains of a beautiful Romanesque church dating to the 12th Century. Read more

  2. Rock Of Dunamase

    Portlaoise, Laois

    The Rock of Dunamase is an imposing and magnificent example of the remains of a Celtic fortification, this is a popular historic site found just outside Portlaoise in County Laoise. Read more

  3. Timogue Church

    Timahoe, Laois

    The Timogue Church can be discovered in County Laois, not far from Timahoe. The unique structure features a monument to Fitzgerald of Morette and other memorials to the Fitzgerald family along the aisle. Read more

  4. Timahoe Round Tower

    Timahoe, Laois

    A carved, Romanesqe doorway makes this the most elegant round tower in Ireland. The round tower was built some time in the 1100s, on the site of a religious community founded by St. Mochua around 600. Read more

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  5. Castle Durrow

    Durrow, Laois

    Just 90 minutes from Dublin in County Laois, Castle Durrow is a 300 year old estate with stunning formal gardens. Today, the gardens provide food for the on-site restaurant. Walking and cycling routes are other features of the estate. Read more

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  6. Dunmore Country School Garden

    Durrow, Laois

    The Dunmore Country School is home to a garden that is both beautiful and practical. Located just outside Durrow, County Laois, the garden produces herbs and vegetables and also includes flowers as part of its rotation system. Read more

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  7. Emo Court House and Gardens

    Emo, Laois

    Originally designed for the Earls of Portarlington, Emo Court dates back to the late 18th Century. The neo-classical style house, which is located in County Laois, is surrounded by beautiful gardens and parkland. Read more

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  8. Fruitlawn Garden

    Abbeyleix, Laois

    Walled in garden of approximately 1 acre, with richly planted perennial borders containing many unusual plants, hornbeam tunnel, orchard, fruit and vegetable garden, oak copse, yew hedges, beautiful climbing roses, lovely trees and shrubs. Read more

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  9. Clonohill Gardens

    Coolrain, Laois

    Clonohill Gardens are set at the foothills of the Slieve Bloom Mountains. The gardens have been designed and developed to enhance the existing landscape with many mature trees providing a shady home for woodland treasures. Read more

  10. Donaghmore Famine Workhouse Museum

    Donaghmore, Laois

    This evocative museum is housed in a restored workhouse originally built in the midlands during the early 1850s. It is situated in Donaghmore, near Portlaoise off the M7. Read more

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