Kildare Town Guided Tours
The Square, Kildare Town, Co. Kildare
Local, self-guided and Audio options

The Kildare Town Heritage Centre & Tourist Office is located in the restored 18th century Market House opposite St Brigid’s Cathedral. Offering a multimedia exhibition telling the story of Kildare, past and present. 

See St. Brigid’s Monastic Site, the site of a Norman Castle, Ireland’s first Turf Club, learn about three medieval Abbeys,  and much much more. 


Advance Booking Essential for guided tours. Bookings/Enquiries: Telephone 045 530 672  


Kildare Town Heritage Centre is open Mon to Sat 9.30am-5pm. 

Closed for lunch 1-2pm.

Kildare Town Heritage Centre & Tourist Office: FREE Admission

Guided Tours: Rates apply 



Travelling by car: Take Exit 13 off the M7


Public Transport

Bus: Bus Eireann and Dublin Coach offer services to Market Square in Kildare

Train: Heuston (Dublin) to Kildare

Contact Information

Address:The Square, Kildare Town, Co. Kildare

Phone:+353 45 530672

GPS Coordinates & MAP

53.1570, -6.9104