Top things to do in Quin

Live Performance in Quin

Knappogue Castle

The only way to visit this stately 15th-century castle 3.5km southeast of Quin is to attend a touristy but fun medieval banquet. Following a cup of mead and harp music, visitors sit down to a four-course meal accomp…
Museum in Quin


In woodland 8.5km southeast of Quin, this peaceful estate includes re-created ancient Celtic farms, dwellings such as a crannóg (artificial island), and a 5th-century ring fort, along with genuine artefacts includin…
Ruins in Quin

Quin Friary

Impressively intact, this Franciscan friary was founded in 1433 using part of the walls of an older Clare castle built in 1280. Despite many periods of persecution, Franciscan monks lived here until the 19th century…