Museum in Listowel

Lartigue Monorailway

Designed by Frenchman Charles Lartigue, this unique survivor of Victorian railway engineering once ran between Listowel and Ballybunion on the coast. The renovated section of line is short (less than a kilometre) bu…
Castle in Listowel

Listowel Castle

Standing between the town square and the river, this 12th-century castle was once the stronghold of the Fitzmaurices, the Anglo-Norman lords of Kerry. It was the last castle in Ireland to succumb to the Elizabethan …
Cultural Centre in Listowel

Kerry Literary & Cultural Centre

The audiovisual Writers' Exhibition in this Georgian building gives due prominence to Listowel's heritage of literary observers of Irish life. Rooms are devoted to local greats such as John B Keane and Bryan MacMaho…