Home of the Graveyard Tour

Unlocking Kilkenny's History

Experience Kilkenny's history in its oldest Graveyard.  This tour is a unique experience to learn about Irish Graveyards.  Your guide Sarah is a historian with a passion for telling stories, who will show you around Kilkenny's oldest Graveyard, St Canice's Cathedral.

Learn about:

  • The Graves under the Round Tower

  • How the Georgian's holidays influenced their tombstones

  • The Hermits who were buried alive

  • The Cathedral's ghost story and what the Banshee sounds like

  • And much more ......