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The Most Interesting Historical Places in County Kilkenny

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Historical Places in County Kilkenny

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    Kilkenny Castle , Kilkenny
    4.6
    Preserving more than eight centuries of history within its walls, Kilkenny Castle rises over the Nore River and marks an intersection of seve
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    4.4
    Visit the ancient St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, considered the second-longest cathedral in Ireland. Historians believe that this site
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    Jerpoint Abbey , Thomastown
    4.4
    Deemed a National Monument of Ireland, the ruins of Jerpoint Abbey showcase Romanesque architectural details with a scenic backdrop. Dating b
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    Black Abbey , Kilkenny
    4.4
    Black Abbey represents a Catholic monastery of the Dominican order built in 1225, and it also serves as the local church of Killkenny. Its na
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    4.0
    Visit an important symbol of Killkenny's heritage at Rothe House and Garden, the only 17th-century merchant's house still standing in Ireland
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