Kilkenny is the heart of Ireland's Ancient East



Ireland’s Ancient East holds a wealth of experiences and things to do, just waiting to be explored. Discover fascinating heritage tours to boating adventures, great ideas for families to sumptuous food tours through the region, off-the-beaten-track hidden gems and plenty more. Immerse yourself in these unique experiences and feel the stories come alive!

From food festivals to cultural occasions, Ireland's Ancient East contains a wealth of events that will enrich your understanding of this vibrant region. Check out what’s happening and experience the magic.