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make the walk

While traveling around Kilkenny and knowing the history of the Butter Slip we had to check it out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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cobblestone and arches

walking through the main areas of kilkenny there are many arches, thru the butter slip and you get... read more

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Butter Slip, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely worth a visit, but don't rush through or you will miss it, ponder instead and marvel at the ancient features from 400 years ago and imagine the people who walked through here and the hard times they lived in when a penny in the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While traveling around Kilkenny and knowing the history of the Butter Slip we had to check it out. Do a little research on the place before visiting it helps to take it all in.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

walking through the main areas of kilkenny there are many arches, thru the butter slip and you get to shops and pubs along the medieval mile.

Thank KayB1630
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This very old street is such a photo opportunity. Reminds me of Edinburgh alleyways and closes. It has some interesting shops too.

Thank Mariann G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's an alley..with steps.Looks like something from bygone days.Ok so... it is a nice alley with steps.

1  Thank SandraN2584
Reviewed 25 August 2018

This is a sort of a little alleyway between buildings, and is very cool. Glad our guide took us through it.

Thank beth ann k
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I stumbled upon this whole exploring Kilkenny city. It's a very cute little alley. While wandering up the steps you might feel like you've stepped back in time to a medieval period.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We just happened by this small street, alley. It was an interesting find we stumbled upon. It would make for a good photo shoot.

Thank Stella L
Reviewed 4 July 2018

There's not much to see, but the Butter Slip is a good pass through from High Street to Low Street and an interesting story. (One of the stops on the bike tour.)

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is just a little area in Kilkenny if you see it, you have to walk through it and just enjoy.. Quite sweet.

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