• Thu 21st Sep, 2017 07:56 am

Athenry Heritage Centre

Athenry Heritage Centre


St. Mary's Square
Athenry
Co. Galway

Athenry Heritage Centre chronicles the story of the town of Athenry.
Medieval archery and other medieval games available during the summer.
Costumes available for children and adults for dressing up.

School tours and groups welcome.

Athenry Heritage Centre chronicles the spectacular medieval history of the town of Athenry.

It is an ideal starting point for exploring this 13th century walled heritage town. Medieval archery and various other medieval games are available during the summer. Medieval costumes are available for children and adults for dressing up.

School tours and groups are welcome.

The Athenry Arts & Heritage Center provides the ideal starting point for a tour of the town which should include the recently restored 13th Century Athenry Castle, the Dominican Priory with its interesting collection of late medieval grave slabs, St Mary's Parish Church, Market Cross, Northgate and Medieval Town Walls.

Ideal for the curious visitor, tour or school outing, Athenry Arts and Heritage Center gives a clear perspective of Irelands medieval past.

Entry Fees

Adult ?3.50
Children, Seniors, Students ?2.50
Children under 8 free
Special rates for Shools, Groups and Families


Contact Details

Tel : 091 844661
Fax : 091 850 674
Web : www.athenryheritagecentre.com
Email : athenryheritagecentre@eircom.net

For information on opening times and dates please contact the Heritage Centre directly.