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Tell me about the town of Athy. Okay. Well, Athy is a heritage town. We’re very well known for our community spirit, our festivals and events. We have great character […]
Tell me about The Curragh Racecourse. Well, The Curragh is Ireland’s premier racecourse. It gets global recognition as a centre of excellence, not just for racing, but also for training […]
The Flat is Back! And It’s back with a bang, sporting a Lilywhite hue as The Curragh and Naas combine to provide a weekend welter of high-class fare on and […]
This week, we’re switching our focus to food producers and we’re talking to General Manager at Cliff at Lyons to hear all about how the pandemic pivoted them forward towards […]
The Shackleton Museum Athy are delighted at the great news that the wreck of Endurance has now been found in the Weddell sea, Antarctica. This was the ship used during the ambitious […]
The third instalment in our series of Meet the Maker celebrates one of Kildare – and Ireland’s most iconic and recognisable brands – Newbridge Silverware, and charts their journey from […]
Meet the makers: Over the course of this series, we are celebrating and getting to know some of Kildare’s biggest and best producers in their respective fields. Lock 13 Brewpub […]
St. Patrick’s Day celebrations are back with a bang this year with a whopping four day weekend. You might feel overwhelmed with options on how to spend this very much […]
Looking to book a staycation in Kildare over the midterm break but not sure of where to go? We have got you covered! Hotels in Kildare have some amazing offers […]
𝙏𝙚𝙡𝙡 𝙪𝙨 𝙖 𝙗𝙞𝙩 𝙖𝙗𝙤𝙪𝙩 𝙎𝙤𝙡𝙖𝙨 𝘽𝙝𝙧𝙞𝙙𝙚. Well, Solas Bhríde is a Christian spirituality centre that focuses on St. Brigid and her legacy, unfolding that legacy, and how it can […]
National public holiday announced to honour patron saint just days before Kildare’s biggest-ever celebrations for St Brigid’s Day Into Kildare, the tourism body representing the Kildare region has welcomed the […]
Host of events announced to honour patron saint in her native county Towns, businesses and households across Kildare are being urged to come together this year and immerse the county […]
Into Kildare to honour their Patron Saint with Iconic Illumination
Journey through time and immerse yourself in stories of the Fianna, Brigid the Goddess, St. Brigid and the arrival of the Normans, in one of Ireland’s oldest towns!
“Follow the ancient pilgrim routes to discover Saints and Scholars at every turn. Take a spiritual trail across this Early Christian bastion – Persuasive saints, productive monks and pillaging Norsemen […]
HIGH KINGS & HEROES Ireland’s early history is wrapped in legends that resound within the culture today. Sacrificing a neighbour’s son to the Sun god, fighting with and against the […]
The remarkable story of St Brigid, Ireland’s beloved female patron saint, and her time in Kildare is highlighted throughout the St Brigid’s Trail as you take in some of Kildare […]
Lullymore Heritage Site, which stands on a mineral island in the Bog of Allen, was opened by former President Mary Robinson in 1993 and now welcomes over 50,000 visitors each year.
Celbridge Guided Walks offer free entertaining informative guided walks in Celbridge for all ages, taking in Castletown House, its parklands and river walks , the birthplace of Arthur Guinness, and […]
Fáilte Ireland’s first phase of its orientation signage for Ireland’s Ancient East is continuing with four key visitor orientation signs now installed in County Kildare.