Month: February 2022

Cafes, Pubs and Restaurant
Carlow Attractions

Barrow Brew

If you only will be in the area of Milford in County Carlow, you must try the coffee from Barrow Brew. It`s brilliant! They opened in the first week of March 2021 as a Mobile Coffee Box serving artisan coffee, tea, herbal teas, hot chocolates, and daily treats. It`s a locally owned business (run by […]

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5km from Carlow Town
Carlow Attractions
Castles
National Monument

Clogrennane Castle

On the way to Clogrennan Wood, you will see this beautiful arch. Lovely setting beside the River Barrow – this is the remains of the ancient Clogrennane Castle. Located about two miles distant from Carlow town. Clogrennane Castle is one of the National Monuments of Ireland in County Carlow. Thus, the Castle was built sometime […]

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5km from Carlow Town
Carlow Attractions
Parks and Forests

Clogrennane Wood

Clogrennane Wood is a marvelous County Carlow woodland, one of the popular places listed under the National Park in Carlow. It is an old woodland and has had forestry since the 1800s. The predominant tree species include Beech, Spruce, Larch, and Oak with vegetation consistent with that of an old woodland. Depending on the season, […]

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Carlow Lonely Tree
Carlow Attractions
Photos

Carlow Lonely Tree

Carlow Lonely Tree is one of the most photographed trees in Carlow County. It is probably the second most Famous Tree in County Carlow after The Liberty Tree (located in the center of Carlow Town). Called Carlow Lonely Tree because it stands alone among farmland, the only one, and around nothing but field… Just a […]

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Carlow Attractions
Shopping

Fairgreen Shopping Centre

Fairgreen Shopping Centre commenced trading in October 2003 at a cost of €50 million. It is the largest and most modern shopping center in Carlow County. It includes over 40 shops as well as restaurants, bars, and a cinema. With a fantastic range of shops, food outlets, and a state-of-the-art IMC cinema. Fairgreen is the […]

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Carlow Attractions
Carlow Culture
Gardens
Spring`s events

Altamont Gardens – Snowdrop Month

This year Altamont Gardens is holding its 21st Snowdrop Month, which runs from February 1st – 28th. Altamont Gardens in County Carlow has the largest public snowdrop collection in Ireland, boasting 150 named varieties of this flower. The snowdrop collection was started by Corona North, the former owner of Altamont Gardens, in the 1960s. She […]

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