Experience Athenry’s rich medieval history with a guided tour of the centre.

Enjoy the ‘Medieval Experience’ and dressing up in medieval costumes. Try some archery too! The activities of the Heritage Centre are accessible for all age groups and abilities, and they welcome everyone who would like to learn about the medieval history of the town which includes Athenry Castle (operated by the Office of Public Works), the 13th century Dominican Priory, and the town’s defensive walls and towers.


Opening Times:

Open Monday – Friday.

Book online on the website.


Admission Rates Apply

See the website for admission prices.

Useful Information

Guided Tours available.

Getting There
Map Location: 53.299265, -8.746298
Contact Athenry Heritage Centre

Athenry Heritage Centre, St. Mary’s The Square, Athenry, Co. Galway

Eircode: H65 WC57
T: +353(0)91-844 661
W: www.athenryheritagecentre.com
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