Step back into 900 years of history with a visit to St Canice’s Cathedral & Round Tower – Ireland’s best preserved Medieval Cathedral. Walk in the footsteps of knights, saints, witch hunters & hermits! Witness the raw materials used by stonemasons in the 12th Century. Be sure to climb the Round Tower which is 100ft high and take a selfie at the top with panoramic views as a backdrop.
Cathedral is wheelchair accessible. Information leaflets are available in 15 languages. Minimum height restriction of 140cm apply to climb the Tower.
Open Daily Year Round
See website for opening times.
Tower Entry depends on weather and staffing.
On site gift shop. Street parking close by.
Height restrictions apply to climb the tower: Minimum height 140cm.
Top of Coach Road off Dean Street.
The Close, Kilkenny City, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
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