Located in the heart of Kilkenny City, situated at the mid point of Ireland’s Medieval Mile there is a true hidden gem: Rothe House & Garden. Once the home of wealthy merchant and politician John Rothe Fitzpiers. He built his three-house complex for his wife Rose Archer and their eleven children between 1594 and 1610. You are invited to wander and explore the amazing architecture, intriguing collect of artefacts, captivating cobbled courtyards and breath taking historical garden. It’s all waiting for you.
November – March, 6 days a week (closed Mondays), 10.00 – 17.00h
April and October, 6 days a week (closed Mondays), 10.00 – 18.00h
May – September, 7 days a week, 10.00 – 18.00h
Last admission 1 hour before closing
16 Parliament Street, Kilkenny. On Ireland’s Medieval Mile between St. Canice’s Cathedral and Kilkenny Castle – just five minutes’ walk from each and right across the street from the Smithwick’s Experience.
Located between the City bus stops Parliament Street (KK1, KK2) and Market Yard (KK1, KK2, 838).
The nearest car parking facilities are Market Cross car park and Market Yard car park.
Parliment Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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