Entries by Peter Heary

Kilkenny Arts Festival 2014

Its almost that time of year again when Kilkenny city and county comes alive with all the color an sounds that is the Kilkenny Arts Festival!  Taking place between the 8 to 17th August it promises to offer activities and interest for all ages and ranges of interest and here at Rothe House & Garden […]

Mary; How Does the Garden Grow! 17th July 2014

Lets talk apples! The orchard of Rothe House garden is baking in the sun this week for sure, the ripening fruit talking in the rays and filling out nicely.  A wander through the 42 apple trees reveals an array of different shape trees and apples, color and texture.  Now would be an appropriate time to […]

Rothe House & Garden seeks Executive Manager

Rothe House Trust Ltd. is seeking to appoint an experienced Executive Manager to lead the organisation through an exciting period of change. Rothe House and Garden, a landmark in Kilkenny city, is the only example of an early 17th century merchant’s townhouse in Ireland.  It is situated on the newly-branded ‘Ireland’s Medieval Mile’ in Kilkenny. […]

Exciting new book available in our gift shop!

We are very pleased to announce that we have an exciting new book available for purchase in our gift shop at Rothe House & Garden.  The book comprises a number of drawings by artist Roger O’Reilly, which up to now have only been available as illustrations to view in the house. The book, lavish in […]

New role for outgoing CEO of Rothe House & Garden.

The CEO of Rothe House & Garden, Kilkenny – Ms Roisin McQuillan – has resigned her post to take up the position of Fundraiser for the organisation. This resignation takes effect from Friday 13th June, and a new Executive Manager will be advertised shortly with an appointment to be made within the coming weeks. Colm Murray, […]

Rothe House & Garden is awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence!

  We had some great news recently here in Rothe House & Garden when we were awarded a coveted TripAdvisor ‘Certificate of Excellence’! The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide.  Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence […]