This National Monument is located in Kilteel, Kildare’s highest village. This 12th century Romanesque chancel arch is unique in Ireland for the fact that it has figure sculpture. You can see Adam and Eve, a man drinking out of a horn, an acrobat, David with the head of Goliath, Samson and the Lion, 2 bearded faces, an abbot with a crozier and a few other figures. Close by, in the village are the remains of a 6th century monastery and a 15th century castle (also designated as a national monument).

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