One of Ireland’s oldest towns

A great way to start your journey around one of Ireland’s oldest towns. The Centre is located in a restored 18th Century market house and hosts an engaging new virtual reality experience ‘Legends of Kildare’. Whether you are a visitor or a local looking for history or adventure Kildare has something to offer. We look forward to your visit.

Souvenir shop, virtual reality experience, and a Free self-guided walking tour are available.

  • Virtual Reality Experience complimented by Interpretation boards relating other facets of the towns story
  • Guide dressed in Medieval Costume

Opening Times:

Kildare Town Heritage Centre
Open Monday to Saturday: 09:30-17:00h


Admission Prices:

Rates apply for Legends of Kildare Magical VR Experience
Book online Legends of Kildare

Useful Information
  • Tourist Information
  • Gift Shop
Getting There

Located in the heart of Kildare town

Map Location: 53.156966, -6.910462
Contact Kildare Town

Kildare Heritage Centre & Tourist Information, Kildare Town, Co. Kildare, Ireland

Eircode: R51 TI89
T: 045-530 672
Kildare Village

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