A shot of Borris House from the Nationwide episode
There has been a huge reaction to the fascinating stories behind Carlow's historic houses, including Huntington Castle, Altamont House, Duckett’s Grove and Borris House, which were brought to life on RTÉ's Nationwide on Monday night.
People took to social media to praise the programme which has been described as a "truly excellent episode highlighting some of the wonderful historic houses you can visit in County Carlow".
Fáilte Ireland’s Jenny De Saulles, who heads up the Ireland’s Ancient East team, featured in the programme and discussed the important role Carlow’s great houses play in attracting overseas visitors to the region.
Twitter was full of people commenting on the programme and the wonderful sites of Carlow:
This was a truly excellent episode highlighting some of the wonderful historic houses you can visit in County Carlow! https://t.co/1Gpw2sE785— Nathan Mannion (@montemannion) February 11, 2019
Great program— Bianka McDonagh (@CarlowTours) February 11, 2019
The houses are spectacular.— Victoria Wilmott (@victoriawilmott) February 11, 2019
If you missed the Nationwide episode which aired on Monday night, you can watch it back on RTÉ Player by clicking the link here.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.