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Castlecomer Discovery Park takes part in the first Kilkenny Science Festival

From the Science behind Ireland’s longest ziplines to 320-million-year-old amphibian fossils, Castlecomer Discovery Park takes part in the first Kilkenny Science Festival The Kilkenny Science Festival is the newest addition to Kilkenny’s rich festival calendar. Castlecomer Discovery Park is delighted to be part of the festival which runs during Science Week, 8-15 November 2020. From…

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Visitor Notice – Closed For Activities for Phase 5

Press Release Wolf Walkers Walking Trail at Castlecomer Discovery Park October is WolfWalkers Month in Kilkenny, Celebrate it with us! As we enter this latest Phase 5 lockdown phase, we will not be running our adventure activities on weekends and during mid term break as originally planned.  However our 80 acre park remains open for…

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Visiting Castlecomer Discovery Park During Phase 3

From tomorrow 8th October we will be entering Level 3 of the “Living with Covid Plan”, The Discovery park will remain open as a recreational resource for the people of Kilkenny.  In order to operate in line with Government recommendations we have made a few adjustments to the way we operate. Please adhere to travel…

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Be a Nature Detective this Halloween!

This Halloween we are focusing on nature and family time as our theme.  Get outdoors and spend some time getting up close to the natural world and the biodiversity that surrounds us. We are running Family Bug & Nature Hunts every day during the school break (24 Oct – 1 Nov).  How would your family…

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