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Enjoy guided tours of the award winning Athenry Heritage Centre, the ideal place to discover the rich history of this medieval town. Visitors can choose a general tour of the centre with a tour guide or self guide with our informative guide books or audio wands. General tours last about 35-40mins.

Discover the world of the Anglo-Normans with the Athenry Heritage Centre's 'Medieval Experience'. Visitors of all ages can enjoy activities which includes dressing up in medieval costume, a guided tour of the centre and test your skills with Have A Go archery. The Medieval Experience lasts about 90 minutes and is accessible for all ages and abilities. 


Athenry MAD Festival Family Fun Day

Athenry MAD Festival Family Arts Fun

Roll up, roll up, roll up for the Athenry MAD Festival Arts Extravaganza.

Come along to this free family event which has all the fun of the fair plus live music too.

Meet St. Patrick's Brass Band from Galway City. This amazing ensemble of musicians will start your day with a musical bang.

Fruity & Dishy circus entertainers will thrill the children with their skills and the Gliondor stilt walkers will be parading throughout the day.

Jay Ryan and his amazing fleas circus will be performing his pop up shows and kids will love the face painting too.   

The afternoon closes with the funktastic Big Jelly. A soulful band that hits all the right notes.

Event Date 09-17-2023 2:00 pm
Event End Date 09-17-2023 5:00 pm
Cut off date 09-17-2023 6:00 pm
Individual Price Free

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Sherlock Jnr with Little John Nee & Finn Robinson

Sherlock Jnr with Little John Nee & Finn Robinson

Little John Nee and Fionn Robinson using the very latest in technology including gramophones, electrical musical instruments, a steam iron, modern valve amplification and fashionable synthetic sounds shall voyage over 100 years back in time in a courageous attempt to collaborate with the flickering ghosts of the early silver screen. They have composed a new musical soundtrack to Buster Keaton’s classic Sherlock Jr. commissioned by The Regional Cultural Centre Letterkenny where it premiered as part of the “Sound Film Soundtrack Festival in April 2023

Please note children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Event Date 09-17-2023 7:00 pm
Event End Date 09-17-2023 10:00 pm
Cut off date 09-17-2023 7:00 pm
Individual Price Free

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

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Our Location

Athenry Heritage Centre.

St. Mary's,The Square,
Co. Galway,
Rep. of Ireland

Phone: 091 844661


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