Experience an immersive journey through 5,000 years of history of Athlone Castle Visitor Centre. The castle is situated on the banks of the River Shannon, Castle Street, in Athlone, only 5 minutes’ walk from Prince of Wales Hotel.
First built in the 12th century as a timber fort, Athlone Castle evolved into a bold, defensive building. Its most significant architectural features, such as the keep, have now been harnessed to act as a dramatic backdrop to its diverse and fascinating story.
Experience an enchanted journey through the historic Athlone Castle, discover tales of bitter battles fought, and hear stories of loss, victory and bravery that kings, soldiers and generals encountered.
Athlone Castle and Visitor Centre is a treat for all the family, with courtyard picnic facilities and picturesque town views.
Athlone Castle Opening Times:
Athlone Castle Admission Fee
Online Prices start from Adult €9 OAP/Student €6.50 Child €4.50 Toddler (aged 0-3) Free
Family Tickets also available.
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