The Walk is based on Marie Moylan’s Historical Map of Durrow and will follow the route of same. The earliest record of Durrow dates back to 546 A.D. and the walk will take you along to visit many distinctive buildings including the Courthouse, The Famine Memorial, the Castle, the Castle Gate Lodge and the Obelisk (in the Castle grounds). This is a perfect opportunity to learn about the history of Durrow.

This is a free Event through DDF/Durrow Scarecrow Festival but requires booking for numbers. Book Here!

Allow a minumum of 1 hour for the walk but may take more time.

Meet at the Scarecrow Village Entrance ten minutes before the start of the walk, wear comfertable shoes or hiking boots, this walk is part village and part countryside.

Times & Dates

Wednesday July 31st at 2:00pm

Friday August 2nd at 7:00pm

Durrow Laois Historical Walk in conjunction with Durrow Scarecrow Festival

Historical Walking Tour of Durrow with Sean Conroy The Walk is based on Marie Moylan’s Historical Map of Durrow and will follow the route of same. The earliest record of Durrow dates back to 546 A.D.