Rothe House

Rothe House
Gardens, Kilkenny, Ireland.

Rothe House is a late 16th-century merchant’s townhouse, nestled on what is now a a busy shopping street in Kilkenny city centre. The house was built by John Rothe Fitz-Piers and incorporates three houses, with enclosed courtyards and beautifully recreated garden.

The building is reportedly haunted by the spectre of a tall man, possibly a priest. His seven foot frame has been sighted walking through a door and towards the Phelan room. Witnesses have also reported hearing footsteps emanating from empty rooms.


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Address
16 Parliament Street, Gardens, Kilkenny, R95 P89C, Ireland
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Admission Policies
Opening Times Apply
Admission Fee Applies
Facilities & Services
Partly Accessible
Gardens
Gift Shop
Self Guided Tour
Toilets (opening hours may apply)

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