Athlone at the heart of it, heritage, history, culture, adventure



In Athlone… you’re at the heart of it.

Welcome to your official guide to Athlone located in the Lakelands Region of Ireland. Find everything you need to plan your trip from top class accommodation to activities and attractions unique to Athlone.

Ireland's Ross Byrne is presented with the Electric Ireland Man of the Match award by Jim Dollard (Executive Director Electric Ireland) Buccaneer's President Ray Fagan on left. Photo by Padraig Devaney.

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Viking illustrations at Athlone Castle

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Athlone town aerial view

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Athlone hosts some fantastic festivals and events throughout the year such as the RTÉ All Ireland Drama Festival, Athlone Literary Festival and the Athlone Triathlon…

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