Things To Do In The Clonmel Area

The town has an honoured place in Irish history as having braved and withstood the Cromwellian forces which sacked both Drogheda and Wexford. Clonmel grew significantly in medieval times, and many remainders of this period can be found in the town.

Museum of Transport

Occupying two floors of a restored 19th Century mill the Museum of Transport has displays of vehicles, period petrol pumps, signs and memorabilia. The coffee shop also has a distinct transport theme in its presentation.
Distance: Approx 34km from Kilmeadan
Address: Richmond Mill, Emmet Street, Clonmel, Co Tipperary.
Phone: 052 29727
Open: Mon to Sat 10am - 6pm; Open Sundays June to August 2.30pm - 6pm
Admission: Phone for details

Parsons Green

Set in the beautiful valley between the Knockmealdown and the Galtee Mountains, Parsons Green Caravan Park has lots to offer. Boat rides, Museum, Pony rides, Pet farm and a children's play area all within walking distance of lush pine forests teeming with wildlife.
Distance: Approx 78km from Kilmeadan
Address: Clogheen, Co Tipperary.
Phone: +353 (0)52 7465290
Web site:
Open: April - September, 10am - 8pm
Admission: Phone for details

Mitchelstown Cave

Considered to be one of the most spectacular caves in Europe Mitchelstown Cave has been well developed. Lit passageways lead to its three massive caverns and the inspiring Tower of Babel formation deep underground.
Distance: (Off N8) Approx 74km from Kilmeadan
Address: Burncourt, Cahir, Co Tipperary.
Phone: 052 7467246
Web site:
Open: Open February - November 7 days, Dec - Jan weekends only. 10am - 4:45pm
Admission: Phone for details

Fethard Folk Museum

With thousands of exhibits ranging from folk and farm life to transport items, Fethard Folk Farm and Transport Museum is now one of South Tipperary's top attractions. Housed in a former railway station, amenities include a picnicking area and a playground.
Distance: Approx 49km from Kilmeadan
Address: Cashel Road, Fethard, Co Tipperary.
Phone: 052 31516
Open: All Year Round
Admission: Phone for details

General websites for all information on Clonmel
Waterford & Suir Valley Heritage Railway, Co. Waterford, Ireland. Phone: 051 384058
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