Tel: 00353 45 530 672

Kildare Town Heritage Centre,
Market Square,
Kildare Town,
Co. Kildare,

Opening Hours- Wintertime

Monday – Saturday:
9.30am – 1:00pm &
2:00pm – 5:00pm

Sunday: Closed

Getting to Kildare Town Heritage Centre & Tourism Information Point

Kildare Town is just 30 miles west of Irelands’ capital, Dublin, and is easily accessible by Road and Rail.  The town and many others in the county are well served by public transport links from Dublin and other major destinations in Ireland.

By Car:  Kildare Town is now easily accessible by car from the N7 or M7 Motorway.

From Dublin City – From the N7/M7, take the Kildare Town exit (Exit 13) which leads to a roundabout. Use the third exit to cross the bridge, then straight through the next two roundabouts. Follow the signs into Kildare Town. The Heritage Centre is located in Market Square.

From Dublin Airport – Leave the airport and head Southbound on the M50.  Exit at Junction 9 for the N7/Cork,Limerick Road.

From the West/South-West – From southern and western Ireland take the Kildare Town exit (Exit 13) off the N7.

By Bus:

Both Bus Eireann and Dublin Coach offer services stopping in the Market Square.

The Heritage Centre, in the refurbished Market House, is in the centre of this Square.

Useful links:


Dublin Coach Journey Planner


Bus Eireann Journey Planner

By Train:

From the Railway Station it is a short walk (750 meters) to the centre of Town and the Market Square. If you intend visiting Kildare Village Outlet Shopping, you can avail of a regular bus service supplied by the Village from the Railway Station.

Useful links:


Irish Rail Journey Planner

Kildare Town Cab Companies

Kildare Cabs;  The Square Kildare Town 00353 45 530814/15

Tully Cabs;  Tully West Kildare Town 00353 86 8011676

Willies Cabs;  Claregate Street Kildare Town 00353 45 530684