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Don't miss these on a visit to Laois

Don't miss these on a visit to Laois

The Arthouse and Library, Stradbally

Thinking of visiting Laois? You won't want to miss these:

Dunamaise Arts Centre: The home of the arts in Laois plays host to a wide variety of theatre, music, dance, cinema and exhibitions as well as workshops.

Donaghmore Famine Museum: This former workhouse details the lives and era of the people who lived within its walls.

Fly Fishing and Game Museum: This museum in Attanagh explores the history of hunting and fishing in Ireland.

Local Breweries: Check out the local breweries - Ballykilcavan Brewing and 12 Acres Brewing.

See also: The budding beauty of some wonderful Laois locations

Laois Food: Feast your taste buds in the local scene of organic and artesian food produce - a real treat, not to be missed.

The Arthouse and Library: Located in Stradbally the facilities include studios, a gallery, garden space - an oasis for the arts.

Ballyfin Demesne: A visit to this luxury five-star hotel will provide you with a thoroughly unique experience.

See also: Top 10 sights to see in Laois

Ballintubbert Gardens & House: The birthplace of Cecil Day Lewis is an experience which combines theater, literature and horticulture.

Heritage House Abbeyleix: Dedicated to the history of one of Ireland's oldest planned towns, one of the highlights of this museum is the Carpet Factory exhibition room.

See also: Laois has options aplenty for outdoor enthusiasts

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