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Hacketstown - Home of Elvis’s Ancestors

Named after the Norman family of Hacket, Hacketstown is also the birthplace of the first woman judge in the United States.

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Altamont Gardens - A Spectacular Garden Paradise

Home to a period house, ancient beech trees, exquisitely maintained lawns and a river walk, Altamont Gardens is the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate.

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Books About Carlow You’ll Want to Read

Whether they’re set here, reveal secrets of the county’s past or present, or just relate to Carlow in some way, here’s my pick of the best books about Carlow.

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Macs Menswear - Discover a Superb Array of Labels

One of the best-known clothing stores in the south-east, Macs Menswear is a one-stop-shop for the stylish man.

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Clonmore, Carlow - A Fascinating Glimpse into History

Founded on a religious settlement, Clonmore, Carlow is the perfect place to visit if you feel like losing yourself in Ireland’s medieval heritage.

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