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Castlecomer Discovery Park

The Estate Yard | Drumgoole, Castlecomer, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 444 0707
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An amazing location in such a small town

I was quite surprised to find such an immense Discovery Park in what appears to be a rather small... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile

I loved this park I live very near are house and I love the active in this place. There's a tree... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kilkenny, Ireland
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Castlecomer Discovery Park is a young park, opened since 2007. Set in a beautiful 80 acre woodland, Castlecomer Discovery Park boasts an exciting range of recreational and educational activities. Suitable for all ages, it is home to Ireland's longest over-water ziplines at 300m, Octagon High Ropes Course, Tree-Top Adventure Walk, Climbing Wall, Leap of Faith, Junior Woodland Adventure Course, Boating, Orienteering & Walking trails, School Tours & Field Studies, Elf & Fairy Village, Coal-mining museum, Craft Shops, Jarrow Cafe, animal viewing area, playground and more! Castlecomer Discovery Park is a social-community enterprise, a registered charity and operates on a not for profit basis.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“craft shops” (32 reviews)
“zip line” (32 reviews)
“all ages” (28 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
The Estate Yard | Drumgoole, Castlecomer, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 444 0707
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was quite surprised to find such an immense Discovery Park in what appears to be a rather small town. We were a group of 10 that took part in the octogon and zip line experiences. We had a fantastic time and it was a...More

Thank TheAistearLife
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this park I live very near are house and I love the active in this place. There's a tree top that's amazing, zip line , a park and there's a walk and lamas and deers at Christmas. I go here almost ever week...More

Thank lalalalakandj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great park for a weekend visit with kids or without! The zipline is fantastic and worth doing the high ropes too. Great for a visit and well worth the price for the zipline and high ropes.

Thank Lennon2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During my recent stay, a friend who lives in Castlecomer suggested we go to the Discovery Park, just for lunch! I thought it was an odd suggestion but only until I had my first bite of the Guinness stew...then I realized just how clever she...More

1  Thank Cindilou26
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place! Nice staff, beautiful nature and funny attractions! We enjoyed a zip line attraction!

1  Thank Austeja C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This day was so nice and relaxing, travelled with friends and we enjoyed it very much. A dedicate must do try out all their activities

1  Thank Tracy G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some day out from fishing to hikeing to playing in the playground to tree top walking and last but least the new duel Zip line one of the best in Ireland. They do santas grotto and Easter egg hunts this is some zone for kids....More

1  Thank asdelaney1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I went there last weekend- we didn't manage to see a lot as my hubby has currently reduced mobility. What we have managed too see we really liked- beautiful pathways, unspoiled greenery, fabulous woods and despite many dogs being walked around (including...More

Thank Dominika M
Reviewed May 21, 2017

The Discovery Park is a great place for getting out to enjoy the outdoors. Timber Tumbles Playground is good for younger children while older children and adults will enjoy the zip line and high ropes. The smallies might also enjoy the Elf Village, a short...More

1  Thank HarveyIreland
Reviewed May 17, 2017

It is a lovely place to visit. They have a lovely cafe to eat and drink. Plenty of designer shops to choose from. Lovely jewellers especially Danny's. They have a fantastic ceramics shop there where the lady - Susan - is very friendly. And the...More

1  Thank Elizabeth K
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