Heritage Week – Poetry in The Park

Join Poetry in the Park for an afternoon of recital: sonnets, prose, limericks and song in the courtyard (weather dependent) of Athlone Castle.

Celebrate Past Times during Heritage Week at Athlone Castle Visitor Centre!

Athlone Castle Visitor Centre is ready to celebrate all things ‘Pastimes Past Times’ for Heritage Week 2019. National Heritage Week runs from the 17th to 25th of August, and accordingly, the team at Athlone Castle has programmed numerous exciting events throughout the week, catered to suit all ages! Amongst this year’s highlights, Athlone Castle will […]

Bloom’s Day Recital

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.

Bloom’s Day Recital

On Saturday 16th June 2018, Athlone Castle will celebrate Bloomsday by having an exciting literary recital starting at 2pm with several of Athlone’s well known writers, who will read passages from some of James Joyce’s famous novels.