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Tourist Information Office (Shee Alms House)

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The ladies were extremely helpful. They gave us maps and told us about the shopping on Kieran St... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Connie R
Very interesting

Loved the ruins! We toured three large ruins on site. Excellent tour guides, Bernie and Cesar... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
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Rose Inn Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 775 1500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The ladies were extremely helpful. They gave us maps and told us about the shopping on Kieran St. They also answered questions about the best places to visit in the surrounding area. Nicholas Mosse Pottery factory is a must see if you love beautiful pottery!

Thank Connie R
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Loved the ruins! We toured three large ruins on site. Excellent tour guides, Bernie and Cesar was our guide, Albert was the bus driver! From the port in Belize City this was an hour long bus ride! Very bumpy ride! If you get car sick...More

Thank Lagiles08
Reviewed 27 March 2018

The enthusiasm the staff have is infectious and makes you want to cover everything they suggest! If you're new to Kilkenny, this is the place to go first-anyone will direct you. Great advice given and makes you want to stay for days! ENJOY!

1  Thank Christy_Luv2
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Definitely head here first before walking anywhere as the knowledgeable staff will give you tips about were to go. Read the plaque outside above the door to get a sense of the history of kilkenny

Thank aarond661
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Absolutely great explanations from the lady behind the counter. The amount of effort and enthusiasm put into the job is simply amazing! She is so proud of the rich irish culture, that it was difficult for us to leave the place. We could have spend...More

Thank Sneekie
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Whilst the tourist office is located in a key location in the centre of Kilkenny, adjacent to the medieval old town and opposite the castle, we missed it and had to ask directions. Look out for the green "i" on the building. It is not...More

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 16 September 2017

It is lovely to stroll into an official information office and feel that the staff are proactive in welcoming the tourist! So often, one can be just another number. Not so in Kilkenny - Brian (I think) made immediate eye contact and greeted me with...More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I found that the staff couldn't be bothered to pay much attention to us and our questions. While the building is lovely from the outside, there isn't much to see inside aside from the myriad brochures about everything imaginable. If you go in the main...More

Thank RichardinOhio
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Excellent Tourist Information Office. Lovely staff, extremely helpful, very friendly, great information, excellent location!

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed 31 August 2017

On main road you couldn't miss it. well worth going in to pick up a few brouchers and maps, staff very friendly

Thank IvorLarne
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