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Kilkenny Walking Tours

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Kilkenny, Kilkenny,
T: +353(0)872651745
E: tynantours@eircom.net

Enjoy an hours walking tour through Ireland's medieval city, with Tynan Tours, accompanied by a humourous and informative guide. A popular and enjoyable way to get to know the medieval capital of Ireland. Tours from Mid March - Mid October.

Kilkenny is a walking city and Kilkenny Walking Tours have been guiding visitors around the Medieval City for almost 30 years.Kilkenny Walking Tours(Official Kilkenny Tour Guide since 1983). The Walking Tours are led by Pat Tynan and he is joined this year by Barbara and Caroline.

Experienced guides will talk you through Kilkenny’s unique history as you ramble through its compact and winding laneways.

The Walking Tour will visit the following sites:
- Shee Alms House
- Entrance to St. Mary’s Church/Monument Room
- Tholsel
- Butter Slip
- Market Slip
- Entrance to the Witches House-Kyteler’s Inn
- Rothe House (exterior)
- City Wall & City Gate
- Black Abbey
- St. Canice’s Cathedral (separate entry)

Did you know?
Which Kilkenny Mayor fathered 25 children?
Which Kilkenny church Cromwell slept in in 1650?
The Shee Alms House could be cursed?
17th century Kilkenny was a city of crime, beggars & prostitution?
Kilkenny had a witch who disappeared?