Athenry attractions

Museum in Athenry

Arts & Heritage Centre

Next to the medieval parish Church of St Mary's, this heritage centre colourfully introduces the town's historic heritage and illustrates all the gruesome details of life in medieval Athenry, including a ghoulish ar…
Ruins in Athenry

Athenry Dominican Priory

Destroyed by Cromwellian troops in 1652, these marvellous 13th-century priory ruins are only accessible by contacting the Arts & Heritage Centre, which will arrange for someone to show you around. The priory tow…
Castle in Athenry

Athenry Castle

The most imposing remnant of this restored Norman-era castle is its rectangular keep, housing the Great Hall, accessed on the 1st floor via a wooden staircase. There's also an informative audiovisual presentation on…