Thomas A. Cobden

Carlow Attractions
Churches

Carlow Presbyterian Church (Scots’ Church)

The early 19th-century Scots Church in Carlow town is the county’s largest Presbyterian church. It is located at Athy Road in Carlow town. And just opposite there is a Carlow Methodist Church. Scots Churches are very rare, only 4 known to be in existence in Ireland (two in Dublin, one in Cobh, one in Carlow). […]

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Carlow Attractions
Historic Houses

Ballykealy House

Ballon (irl. Ballán) is a small vilage in County Carlow and this is where the Ballykealey House is located. Ballykealey House is a 19th-century original Country House. The house once sat in an estate of 1,500 acres. It is interesting because of its artistic architectural. It`s a gothic-style house designed by Thomas A. Cobden, the […]

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Carlow Attractions
Historic Houses
Must visit place in Carlow

Duckett’s Grove

One of the greatest attraction in County Carlow is Duckett`s Grove. I highly recommend visiting this amazing place. It makes a great impression. Also this is the most photogenic place in entire of County Carlow. Duckett’s Grove is the ruins of the house of the Duckett family. It was built in the 18th, 19th and […]

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Carlow Attractions
Towns and Village

Tullow – the second largest town in County Carlow

Second largest town after Carlow town in County Carlow, Ireland is Tullow. Tullow in irish An Tulach, meaning ‘The Mound’, formerly Tulach Ó bhFéidhlim. It is a small market town located on the River Slaney Valley in the midst of rich, fertile agricultural land, where the N81 road intersects with the R725. Tullow is located […]

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Top 10 of Carlow Town

Carlow Cathedral of the Assumption

Being in Carlow worth taking a moment and see the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (called Cathedral of the Assumption) – this is a Roman Catholic cathedral, the main temple of the Diocese of Kildare and Leighlin located in Carlow. The Cathedral is built in neo-Gothic style. It is known particularly for its beautiful […]

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