Welcome to Kildare

Full of surprises, County Kildare will give you many excuses to linger and stay. A warm welcome awaits you across our many memorable towns and villages.


Unique Heritage, stunning scenery, quality accommodation, spectacular cuisine and a world class shopping experience are just some of the attractions that await you.


For a day trip or weekend away, enjoy the accessibility from all parts of Ireland.

Discover the magic of the rich hinterland, racing establishments and racecourses, golf courses and sporting fields, museums and heritage centres, family fun centres, canal and forest walks.

Likewise enjoy the unique shopping experiences of County Kildare, seek out high fashion shopping locations, the local car-boot sales and farmer’s markets or the traditional town markets which stretch back hundreds of years.

Come into Kildare, where an old-fashioned welcome can be a revelation!