Museums

Carlow Attractions
Museums

The Weavers Cottage, Clonegal

The Weavers Cottage, located in the village of Clonegal is full of charm and character. The cottages were a 17th century construction by Alexander Durdin were built for local weavers. Originally there was a row of 6 cottages and comprised of a pair of semi-detached, two-bay, single storey dormer cottages with attic conversion. The cottage […]

Read More
Carlow Attractions
Museums

Tullow Museum

Beside the River Slaney Bridge in the town of Tullow is located small museum. Tullow Museum is housed in an attractive, stone built, former Methodist Church at the River Slaney Bridge. The Museum features a splendid collection of artefacts reflecting local history, in particular Fr. Murphy’s connection with the town, including what are alleged to […]

Read More
Carlow Attractions
Convents
Museums
Top 10 of Carlow Town

Carlow County Museum

Counties Museums covers 13 objects throughout Ireland, their role is to collect, store, document and present the historical and cultural heritage of individual counties. Carlow County Museum is the newest County Museum in Ireland, opened in 2012. It is located in a former monastery in the very centre of Carlow Town. This museum was designated […]

Read More
Carlow Attractions
Museums

County Carlow Military Museum

I recently visited the County Carlow Military Museum. It is a museum dedicated to the military history of County Carlow and its people. Is it worth visiting? Definitely YES – if someone’s interested in the history of the army and the history of weapons, then their interest  should be satisfied.Carlow County Military Museum is located on […]

Read More