Welcome to Online Kilkenny - Tourism, Information & Community Website for Kilkenny.
Historical & Cultural Capital
Kilkenny is an vibrant city located in the south east of Ireland. Kilkenny is a city that boasts both a modern and traditional ambience.
In fact, we are considered by many to be the historical and cultural capital of Ireland. Situated on the river Nore and overlooked by the towering Kilkenny Castle, St. Canice's Round Tower and various other Cathedrals, churches and architectural giants such as the Kilkenny Courthouse and Kilkenny Library.
With over ten castles, five round towers, countless abbeys, priories, high crosses and much more we are sure you will find no other place quite like Kilkenny.Read More...
Day, Evening and Nightlife in Kilkenny
Kilkenny is known all around Ireland and beyond for it's varied and colourful nightlife. It is immensely popular with locals, tourists, visitors, and even hen and stag parties.
You will find all types of entertainment in Kilkenny. Expect comedy festivals, music festivals, theatre shows, trad music, rock music, sporting events, cafes, coffee houses, large choices in shopping and much more.
You are guaranteed to find something in Kilkenny to suit everyone's tastes.Read More...
Staying in Kilkenny
Kilkenny has no shortage of accommodation to suit your needs. Whether you are looking for a hotel, hostel, b&b, guesthouse or even a campsite - Kilkenny has it all. You will find all types of accommodation throughout the county of Kilkenny.
Shopping in Kilkenny
Kilkenny Shopping & Retail:
Kilkenny has a large variety of shopping options to help you find what you need. We have over three shopping centres with classic family-run businesses to large retailers such as HMV, H&M, Vero Moda, Goods, Heatons, Penneys, Gamestop, Jack & Jones, Next, TK Maxx and much more.
Dining in Kilkenny
Kilkenny Restaurants & Food:
Kilkenny is a multi-cultural center when it comes to food and eating out. You can expect a multitude of cuisines from all around the world with food such as traditional, Thai, Italian, Chinese, Mediterranean, French, Malaysian, Indian and much more.