Children are invited to participate in an Easter Activity Trail which will take them through the castle visitor centre and grounds to discover the clues to the answers.Find out more »
Athlone Castle Visitor Centre will stage an entertaining and engaging ‘Medieval Puppet Show’ through collaboration with ‘Custard Pie Puppets’ and their renowned ‘Punch and Judy’ performance at three separate periods throughout the day – at 1.30pm, 3.00pm, and at 4.00pm on Saturday 15th June 2019.Find out more »
Join us at around 2:30pm in the courtyard of Athlone Castle to celebrate Bloomsday; walk with Leopold and Mollie Bloom through theatre, song, readings and writings.Find out more »
Join us as our tour guides share their favourite stories of the people, places, and objects from Athlone’s history that are displayed in our Visitor Centre.Find out more »
Free Guided Tour of Castle exterior defence structure with Henry Brady at 2:00pm.Find out more »
Author and Sunday Independent journalist Declan Lynch focuses on one of the most popular Irish past times, when he talks about the famous 1975 Athlone Town vs AC Milan soccer match.Find out more »
Athlone Castle received development funding for its Medieval Fayre from the Heritage Council of Ireland.