Attractions

Carlow

Carlow

In Carlow Town the visitor is presented with a rich tapestry of history dating back a millennium and beyond, many associated famous names and an architectural heritage telling the story of the town’s evolution since the Normans first came here …

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Haroldstown Dolmen

Haroldstown Dolmen

Haroldstown Dolmen, Tullow, Co. Carlow.

Haroldstown Dolmen is a well preserved example of a portal dolmen consisting of two slightly tilted capstones supported by ten vertical stones, two of which acted as the door to the tomb. Near Tullow off …

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Rathgall

Rathgall

Rathgall, Shillelagh Road, Tullow, Co. Carlow.

An extensive hillside fortification with 8th century outer walls and later medieval inner walls. Evidence from excavations carried out at Rathgall suggests that hill forts were constructed from the late Bronze Age (800 BC) …

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