Things to do in and around Tullow

Father John Murphy
View along the river Slaney
Tullow Church
Tullow Kayak Club

Tullow Kayak Club was found in 1980s. Its club house is situated right on the banks of the River Slaney(Abhainn na Sláine), ideal for making full use of this great resource   
The River Derreen is also nearby providing further possibilities for River Trips
For further information, see their website


St Patrick’s Juvenile Hurling & Football

   St Patrick’s Juvenile Hurling & Football club caters for boys from the age of 6 to 16 years and girls from the age of 6 to 12.The club colours are blue and gold. The club has for the last 10 years has run local tournaments for under 8, 10 and under12 footballers





Tullow Musuem

Situated on the banks of the river Slaney, on Bridge Street , the musuem is run on a voluntary basis by the Tullowphelim Historical Society. It has many items of interest ranging from the 1798 rebellion to the former Train station that existed in Tullow up until 1959.

Opening Times : Monday to Thursday: 11.00-13.00 and 14.00-16.00 and Sundays: 14.00-17.00.

Tullow Rugby Club

Located at The Black Gates, Tullow, Co Carlow, the club has become well renowned due to the success of both Sean O Brien and Bernard Jackman

Altamount Gardens

Altamount is just 9 km. from Tullow on the Bunclody road. Its beautiful gardens are welrenowed. Opening Times : Daily: 9am. to 7.30pm, but please check in advance by ringing (059) 9159444 Altamount Website

Tullow Stage School

  Tullow Stage School offers classes for 3 year olds upwards! All are welcome! We have classes in Musical Theatre, Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary, Speech & Drama and Singing. Every Saturday in the Tullow Parish Centre. Classes resume on Saturday August 28th, 2010. Check us out on Facebook. For more information on any of the above please call Anne on 086 3785522 Facebook

Tullow & South Leinster Tennis & Sports Club

  The club was originally founded in 1950, the club is currently going through a major revival and redevelopment. It has recently got three new floodlit courts and a playground for children. for further details see their new website See Club Website