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Visit the Kilkenny Union Workhouse, now beautifully restored as MacDonagh Junction Shopping Centre. This award-winning FREE AV tour, begins at the customer service desk and will guide you around the buildings of the former Workhouse. Hear the human stories of the inmates that lived and died within the walls. Learn about the unexpected discovery of over 970 human remains described as the most significant discovery in the world relating to the Irish Famine.
Monday – Friday:
9am – 1pm & 2pm – 5pm
Saturday – Sunday – Bank Holidays:
12pm – 4pm
Tour Duration: 50 minutes
For optimal experience headphones are required. Visitors may bring headphones (headphone jack required) or purchase disposable headphones for €2 at the customer service desk.
Suitable for children – parental discretion advised.
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Please note the tour starting point is at the customer service desk in the shopping centre
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