Pat Tynan, founder of Kilkenny Walking Tours & Local Historian
"A great way to spend an hour. The guide gives a great insight into the history in an informative and witty way and it's a great way to get to know the city". Trip Advisor
Pat Tynan BA H Dip Ed commenced his Medieval Walking Tours of Kilkenny in 1983. He has been involved in the tourism industry in Kilkenny for thirty five years. The Medieval Walking Tours have been based at the Shee Alms House, Kilkenny Tourist Office since 1983. In 1985 the Medieval Walking Tours was officially recognised as the official city tour by the city authorities.
Going on a Medieval Walking tour is a great way to spend an hour in this beautiful and historical city. Pat is Kilkenny's longest serving tour guide and his passion, local knowledge and history stories are a must when you visit Kilkenny because his Walking Tour will give you a great insight into the history in an informative and witty way and it's a great way to get to discover the Medieval Mile. So when you visit Kilkenny link up with Kilkenny's authentic Tour Guide Pat and join his famous and recognized Walkng Tour and explore the Medieval Mile!