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County Limerick : activities and sites to visit

The King John’s Castle

Localisation en Irlande
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 3.82/5 (486 votes)
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This is THE Limerick Castle not to be missed! Huge, it is part of the historical heritage of the city!

Hunt Museum

Localisation en Irlande
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 3.10/5 (21 votes)
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A rather complete Limerick museum, open to the whole family.

Grange Stone

Localisation en Irlande
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 3.89/5 (18 votes)
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The biggest henge in Ireland! Located in County Limerick, the site is a stone circle 45 meters in diameter, composed of 113 megaliths! Impressive dimensions!

St Munchin’s Church

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1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 3.06/5 (17 votes)
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St Munchin's Church is a Limerick parish, located more precisely on King's Island. Built in 1825, it is named...

Shannon

Localisation en Irlande
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 3.60/5 (15 votes)
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A river that feeds Ireland's many rivers. Fishermen appreciate its fishy waters!

Frank McCourt Museum

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1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 3.42/5 (12 votes)
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Based in Limerick, the Frank McCourt Museum is a museum entirely dedicated to the author of "Angela's Ashes". An...

Foynes Flying Boat Museum

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1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 4.11/5 (9 votes)
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An aviation museum that will fascinate all budding aviation enthusiasts! This is where the famous irish coffee was invented!

The Bourke’s House

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1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 2.67/5 (9 votes)
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Bourke's House is a former medieval mansion in downtown Limerick, located on King's Island, the city's historic district.

Kilmallock Abbey

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1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 3.71/5 (7 votes)
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This is a Dominican priory whose origins date back to the 6th century. A place of stunning beauty! For history and architecture enthusiasts!

Limerick City Museum

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1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 3.71/5 (7 votes)
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Would you like to discover the colourful history of Limerick? Head for the Limerick City Museum, a lovely museum...

Fanning’s Castle

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1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 3.40/5 (5 votes)
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Fanning's Castle, is an old medieval tower house that stands on King's Island in the historic centre of Limerick....

St Mary’s Cathedral

Localisation en Irlande
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 4.40/5 (5 votes)
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A cathedral with a unique charm, whose ruins will seduce you!







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What to expect?

The county of Limerick is an area unfortunately a little bit ignored by visitors, because of its working class past… and yet, the county is full of good places and sites to discover! Starting with the city of Limerick, and its wonderful King John Castle…