This town, in beautiful surroundings in the Nore valley, is named after Thomas FitzAnthony Walsh, Seneschal of Leinster, who built a wall around it early in the 13th century and erected a castle, the castle was destroyed by Cromwell in 1650. There are some interesting monuments among the ruins of a large 13th century church and the present Catholic church contains the old high altar of Jerpoint Abbey.

 Activities in Thomastown

Clay Pigeon Shooting
Mount Juliet Activities

Equestrian Centres
Mount Juliet Hotel Equestrian Centre
Grennan Equestrian College

Game Fishing
Mount Juliet Fishing

Golf Courses
Mount Juliet Golf Club

Souvenir Shopping
All That Glisters Ladywell Corner
Redgewood Trading Company
Ryan And Sons

Walking Holidays
Noreside Adventure Centre


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