Step back in time to Christmas gone by at Kilkenny’s Medieval Mile Museum. Discover the rich history and Irish folk traditions associated with Christmas and the turning of the year, from the Celtic origins of the Christmas holly, to Christmas 1647, when Cromwell outlawed holly, ivy, alcohol and mince pies!
Join our guides in a festive journey through Kilkenny’s Christmases past and discover the many stories that make Christmas what it is in Kilkenny today.
Dates of Tours: 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 28th, 29th and 30th of DECEMBER
At: 2PM & 3PM
Groups are limited to 6 people. Tickets are €9 per person
For more information visit www.medievalmilemuseum.ie
Also at the Medieval Mile Museum
CHRISTMAS LEGO HUNT
Visit the Medieval Mile Museum this December and see if you can find all ten of the LEGO Minifigures hiding out at the Museum!
Running from the 1st December to the 5th of January
The LEGO Hunt is included complimentary with all tickets purchased for the Museum (Adult €5 | Child €3 | Family €14)