Medieval Mile Museum FAQ

How long is a Tour of the Museum?

Our Guided Tours last approximately 45 minutes – 1 hour, and we recommend allowing a minimum of 45 minutes for our Self-guided Tours.
Our Medieval Mile Trail last approximately 1 hour, and tickets also include entry to the Museum for an Interactive Audio Tour.

Do I have to book in advance?

We recommend that visitors book in advance via our website to ensure entry at their preferred date and time slot. By booking in advance you also ensure you pay the cheapest price. However tickets can still be purchased without a reservation from our ticket desk when you arrive.

What are the Museums Opening Hours?

The Medieval Mile Museum is open 7 days a week from 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. (last entry 3.50p.m.)

How much are tickets to the Museum?
  • Interactive Audio Tour – Adults €9.00 | Concessions €6.50 |Child €4.50 |Family (2 x Adults & up to 4 x Children under 16) €20
  • Guided Tour – Adults €12.00 | Concessions €9.60 | Child €6 | Family (2 x Adults & up to 4 x Children under 16) €30
  • Medieval Mile Trail – Adults €15.00 | Concessions €13.50 |Child €8 | Family (2 x Adults & up to 4 x Children under 16) €40

All tours include all day entry to museum with an audio guide.

Do I have to print my booking confirmation to gain entry?

There is no need to print your booking confirmation email. Showing your booking confirmation email on your mobile device will gain you entry to the Museum.

How do I make a booking for a large group?

For group bookings, you can contact our Team directly by email at info@medievalmilemuseum.ie or by phone on +353(0) 567817022 and they will assist you with your booking.

How do I get there?

The Medieval Mile Museum is located in the heart of Kilkenny City Centre. See our ‘Getting Here’ page for our location on Google Maps.

Does the Museum have Audio Guides?

Our Interactive Audio Tour is available in English, Italian, Spanish, French and German. The Audio Guide Content can also be downloaded directly to your own personal device.

Is the building wheelchair accessible?

The Museum is fully wheelchair accessible. If you have any queries regarding access for people with special needs please contact us directly on info@medievalmilemuseum.ie or call +353(0) 567817022

Can I hire the Museum for a Wedding or Private Event?

Private hire of the museum is available year-round with seasonal half-day, full-day and evening rates available. For more information visit our ‘Venue Hire’ page, and to arrange your event please contact Tess Kavanagh at tess@kilkennycivictrust.ie.

Is there a café in the Museum?

We don’t have a café in the Museum, however we are ideally situated on High St. in Kilkenny City with lots of great options within walking distance.