About Carrick

The West Gate

The West Gate with the Town Clock. PIC: Ella Power

Carrick-on-Suir has a population of just under 6,000 and is strategically located on the borders of Tipperary, Waterford and Kilkenny.

The re-opened Ormond Castle, Ireland’s only Tudor Manor

It straddles the magnificent river Suir with the southern side known as Carrickbeg or “small Carrick” when translated from Irish.

Carrick is an ideal location from which to explore the counties of Tipperary, Waterford and Kilkenny with most major attractions being a short drive away.

This website  by the Carrick on Suir Business Association gives you a good picture of the economic and social life of the town.

You’ll find a bit of information on the rich history of Carrick here thanks to South East Tourism Ireland.

Parish Church

The Parish Church of Carrick Beg across the Old Bridge PIC: Ella Power