The Office of Public Works will undertake essential conservation works on the exterior walls of Athlone Castle from 27/02/2019 to 24/05/2019 inclusive.
Athlone Castle Visitor Centre and grounds will be closed to the public from 27/02/2019 to 15/03/2019 and from 13/05/2019 to 24/05/2019 inclusive to facilitate these works.
For Public Safety reasons it will be necessary to close the tunnel under the town bridge and adjacent pedestrian area for these periods also as shown hatched in orange on attached drawing entitled “Athlone Castle Requirements for Scaffold Erection ”
Athlone Castle Visitor Centre and grounds will be open to the public from 16/03/2019 to 14/05/2019 inclusive.
The tunnel under the town bridge and pedestrian access route will be open for this period as shown on the attached drawing entitled “Athlone Castle Requirements for Main Works ”
Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Athlone Arts & Tourism
Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 25/02/2019