About Carlow

Carlow town is an important urban centre of economic activity and holds a strategic location in the South East being a gateway to the region from Dublin and the Midlands.
Over the past number of years significant investment has taken place throughout the county in housing, roads, education and business. There is also significant investment in the preservation and enhancement of the environment, development of tourism promotion and preservation of the uniqueness of Carlow as an historical and cultural area.
This balance between economic development and the maintenance of the rich, social and cultural heritage ensures a quality of life for all who live, work in and visit Carlow.
Whether you’re coming to County Carlow for business, pleasure or both, the Chamber has endeavoured to provide a guide to the information essential to making your trip an enjoyable one.