Culture Night 2022
Athlone Castle

Culture Night 2022

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Culture Night visitors to Athlone Castle will enjoy free entry to the visitor centre and grounds between 5pm and 7.30pm. The castle team will be on hand to give visitors an overview of the castle’s incredible story from 1210 to modern times. Visitors will get to to travel back in time and discover the rich history of this important stronghold and rediscover the joys of traditional games with an evening of fun in Athlone Castle’s courtyard. Visitors can enjoy playing popular games including, X&Os, Tumbling Tower, Connect Four, Snakes and Ladders, Hopscotch and more. A selection of period costumes will also be available for visitors to try on.

In addition, Athlone Castle is delighted to provide a guided tour of the visitor centre and museum at 5.45pm. Places are limited and will be taken on a first come first served basis. Pre-bookings are advised and will be taken on a first come first served basis, please register your interest by emailing [email protected] or tel: 090 6442130.

Culture Night is an innovative public event taking place nationwide, that invites people to spend their evening exploring the best cultural offerings available to them on their doorstep. With museums, galleries and artists’ studios extending their opening hours all around the country, Culture Night is the perfect opportunity to visit sites that you may ordinarily miss out on due to your work schedule.

Athlone Castle looks forward to welcoming the public to our celebration of culture!

For further information and bookings please contact Athlone Castle on 090 6442130 or Luan Gallery on 090 6442154.

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Fri, 23 Sep 2022 @ 05:00 PM to
Fri, 23 Sep 2022 @ 07:00 PM


Athlone Castle, St Peter’s Square, Athlone, County Westmeath,

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