Carlow Castles

Carlow Castle,

Carlow Castle

Carlow Castle was built in the 13th century overlooking the Barrow. Unfortunately, much of it was destroyed in the 18th century and only two towers can be seen today.

Duckett's Grove Castle

Duckett's Grove Castle

Duckett Grove, an example of a Gothic revival castle was home of the Duckett family, was formerly at the centre of this extensive estate that has dominated the Carlow landscape for over 300 years. As the principal seat of one of the most prominent families in Carlow of that time, it remains an important and powerful reminder of a former period, rich in history and deep in tradition.

Huntington Castle

Huntington Castle, Clonegal, Carlow

Huntington Castle, Co Carlow with history dating back to the 1600's is one not to be missed. Presently lived in by the Durdin-Robertson Family, visitors are welcome to tour the house & gardens during the Summer months along with access to our tearoom and gift shop, all to be enjoyed by the whole family.

Huntington Castle in Co Carlow is also available for Wedding Hire, Special Occasions or Corporate Events. Courses are also available at the Castle such as Watercolour or Oil Painting Courses. Huntington Castle is where you will find many events throughout the year ranging from Bluebell Week, Vintage Car displays or a well known destination on the Carlow Garden Trail, it has lots happening.

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