Athlone Castle Visitor Centre

River Shannon & Lakelands

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Athlone Castle Visitor Centre

Athlone’s 13th century Castle incorporates an impressive keep and eight interactive exhibition spaces. First built as a timber fort, this castle soon evolved into the bold and defensive fortress. Breath-taking views of the Shannon inspire awe in locals and visitors alike.

Useful Information

  • Address: Athlone, Co. Westmeath
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  • Phone: +353 90 644 2130
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  • Opening House: Wed-Sat 11am-5pm. Sun 12pm-5pm
  • Address: Opening hours during the summer are extended, and they can be check on the venue's website.