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Hear the Story of Kildare
Hear the Story of Kildare, a place that has been at the centre of Irish history for millennia. Kildare is situated in the heart of Ireland’s Ancient East and has a long and fascinating story. Sometimes known as the Short Grass County, the landscape here is a mixture of fertile plains, rolling hills and extensive bogs and is dotted with a range of historic sites. Kildare is on the doorstep of Dublin and has long been a portal between the capital and the rest of Ireland. This guide will give you a flavour of some of the people and places that have shaped Kildare.
- Ancient Kildare
- Saint Brigid
- Monastic Kildare
- The Normans in Kildare
- The Fitzgerald Earls
- William Conolly and Castletown House
- 18th Century Kildare
- Modern Kildare
Download our audio guide to immerse yourself in the incredible history of Kildare, narrated by Gerry O’Brien. This guide was commissioned by Kildare County Council.