Castlecomer Discovery Park, Kilkenny

#2 of 9 in Parks in Kilkenny
Park · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
Occupying a former private estate, Castlecomer Discovery Park is a family-friendly attraction with playgrounds, trails, a treetop walk, crafts workshops, lakes, and an exhibit about the area's coal mining history. Started as a community project, the park remains a non-for-profit organization. Make Castlecomer Discovery Park a centerpiece of your Kilkenny vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Kilkenny online trip itinerary maker.
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  • This park has lovely looped walks suitable for all grades of walkers , plenty of paid parking and a nice cafe.  more »
  • Zipline and tree-top walk are class. The staff are very helpful and the setting is gorgeous for walks too. Artists and a restaurant in the main yard too. A great day out.  more »
  • Great day out. Kids will have a ball here. Such a nice walk from each activity. Definitely worth a visit. Staff are so friendly from reception to each of the activities 10/10 .
  • Great place for adults and children alike. A lot of walking so be prepared. Didnt suit me as I have a back and a hip problem but I stopped at a little cabin restaurant which is also a picnic area and I waited there and had a lovely cold drink and ice cream. Kids loved it. X

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