Discover the Medieval origins of this predominantly 19th century town. Hear about Dermot McMorrough, King of Leinster and his direct descendant the Incredible Arthur McMorrough Kavanagh who was largely responsible for the town we see today. Lean of the fascinating history of this jewel in the crown of Ireland’s Ancient East while taking the looped walking tour of the town which begins at the Step House Hotel and takes in important landmarks of the town including the Victorian Gothic station buildings and the 16 arch Borris Viaduct. This is a particularly popular tour for wedding guests the day after the main event often held at The Step House or Borris House. The tour takes approximately an hour.
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