RHT provides the genealogy service for Kilkenny City and County. We have recently joined with other counties in an on-line service for users, using a central web-site which will be a one-stop shop for all the available Irish genealogical records on the island of Ireland. This is an initiative of the Irish Family History Foundation, […]
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Now that the Garden Re-creation isÂ complete, andÂ has been formally opened by the President of Ireland, the next step is the re-presentation of the House in accordance with the Conservation Plan. The firstÂ stageÂ of thisÂ entails conservation work on the fabric of the HouseÂ to enable the interpretive plan for the property to be implemented. This will include […]
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A visit to Rothe House is high on the list of things to do in the Marble City. Built between 1594 and 1610 this was the home of the renowned merchant, landowner and Mayor of Kilkenny City, John Rothe Fitz Piers, his wife Rose Archer, and their twelve children.
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Rothe House & Garden
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