The Best Things To Do In Limerick

There are many things to do in Limerick that can render your trip to this city a fulfilling one. The city is strewn with some attractive Georgian buildings that add to its charm. Limerick surprises everyone at every nook and corner. Ranging from modern to entertainment, from scenic natural sights to historic ones, Limerick abounds in many attractions. Some of the most important tourist attractions in Limerick are: King John’s castle, St. Mary’s cathedral, St. John's Square and Cathedral,Limerick City Gallery of Art and People’s Park.

While you are here, do have a look at Glenstal Abbey, Lough Gur Prehistoric Site,Adare & Adare Manor, Foynes Flying Boat Museum and Bunratty Castle and Folk Park.

For those who want to experience some fun and excitement can visit the Limerick Racecourse for a distinct time. For shopping, you can visit Mill market where you can buy everything from gift articles, artefacts to meats, cheeses, wines, fruits, vegetables, seafood, dairy products and more! The best way to get the feel of the city is to take a Limerick city walking tour and understand the city from its buildings and landmarks to streets and corners.

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  1. King John's Castle

    #1 of 104 Things To Do in Limerick
    King John's Castle

    Tags: Outdoors, Observatory, Castle, Historical Site

    Address: Nicholas Street, Limerick, Ireland

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Although establishments date back to 922 AD, the catsle was built in the 13th century on the orders of King John. A pristine and strategic location, the castle was built on an Island off the coast of ...Read more

  2. The Hunt Museum

    #2 of 104 Things To Do in Limerick
    The Hunt Museum

    Tags: Museum, Observatory, Educational Site

    Address: Rutland Street, Limerick, Ireland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Initially established as a personal collection, the 2000-plus items are from the private collection of the late John and Gertrude Hunt. Originally located at the University of Limerick the museum was ...Read more

  3. Lough Gur Heritage Centre

    #3 of 104 Things To Do in Limerick
    Lough Gur Heritage Centre

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Observatory, Educational Site

    Address: Lough Gur, Bruff, County Limerick, Ireland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Nestled close to Lough Gur, the heritage centre is an all-activity ground for tourists. The serene lake with its beautiful view is a home away from home for any nature and history lover. Highlights in...Read more

  4. St Mary's Cathedral

    #4 of 104 Things To Do in Limerick
    St Mary's Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Observatory, Architecture

    Address: Bridge Street, Co. Limerick, Ireland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    One of the most popular cathedrals in Ireland, the St. Mary’s Cathedral at Limerick is said to be a refurbished castle. The west door is said to be the palace’s original entrance gateway. ...Read more

  5. Limerick Racecourse

    #5 of 104 Things To Do in Limerick
    Limerick Racecourse

    Tags: Outdoors, Stadium, Play Ground, Observatory

    Address: Greenmount Park, Patrickswell, Co. Limerick, Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The perfect spot for horse-race lovers, the Limerick racecourse is a delight to spend a sunny day at. They have the best facilities and amenities offers in racecourses all over Ireland. Located 6 kilo...Read more

  6. Thomond Park

    #6 of 104 Things To Do in Limerick
    Thomond Park

    Tags: Outdoors, Stadium, Play Ground, Observatory

    Address: Cratloe Road, Limerick, Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Thomond Park stadium is as good as a place of worship for Rugby fanatics in limerick. Rugby is a religion here and the Thomond park is nothing short of an experience during one of the regular matc...Read more

  7. Frank Mccourt Museum

    #7 of 104 Things To Do in Limerick
    Frank Mccourt Museum

    Tags: Observatory, Educational Site

    Address: Hartstonge Street, Leamy House, Limerick, Ireland

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Frank McCourt Museum is located on the Hratstonge street, in the heart of Limerick City. Dedicated to the famous Pulitzer Prize winner, Frank McCourt Museum is sure to scratch the curious bone in ...Read more

  8. Mill Market

    #8 of 104 Things To Do in Limerick
    Mill Market

    Tags: Outdoors, Observatory, Food And Drinks, Market

    Address: The Milk Market, Cornmarket Row, Limerick City

    Timings: 10:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    The Mill market is a stop-market where you can buy everything from gift articles, artefacts to meats, cheeses, wines, fruits, vegetables, seafood, dairy products and more! The market houses some of th...Read more

  9. Limerick City Walking Tour

    #9 of 104 Things To Do in Limerick
    Limerick City Walking Tour

    Tags: Outdoors, Educational Site, Tour, Walking Area

    Address: O' Connell Street | Brown Thomas Department Store, Limerick, Ireland

    The Limerick City Walking Tour is truly the best way to fathom Limerick through its troubled past to its present day tourist hub. The tour covers all the major attractions as well as the spots which a...Read more

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  • Georgian House

    2 Pery Sq

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • City Hall

    Donegall Sq., Central District, Belfast, Antrim BT1 5GS

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Bunratty Castle & Folk Park

    Caisleán Bhun Raithe

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Cratloe Woods House

    Shannon Dual Carriageway

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Grange Stone Circle

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Craggaunowen


    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • The Hunt Museum

    Rutland St

  • Limerick Museum

    Castle Lane

    Museums Landmarks
  • Limerick City Museum

    City Hall, Merchants Quay

  • Frank McCourt Museum

    Hartstonge St

  • Friends Of The Hunt Museum The

    Hunt Museum Rutland St Limk

  • Adare Draíocht Art Gallery & Shop

    Main St

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  • Funworld

    Ennis Rd

    Amusement Parks Arcades Landmarks
  • Fitzpatricks Casino

    Taits Corner

    Amusement Parks
  • Delta Adventure City

    Delta Retail Park, Ballysimon Rd

    Amusement Parks
  • Funderland

    Amusement Parks
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  • Nancy Blakes

    19 Upper Denmark St

  • The Village Inn

    39 Clare St

    Bars Restaurants
  • O'Connors Restaurant

    9 Thomas St

    Restaurants Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bars
  • Jerry Flannery's Bar

    19/20 Catherine St

  • Smyths Bar

    Denmark St

    Bars Restaurants
  • Myles Breens Bar

    18 Shannon St

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  • Bambury Bookmakers

    6 Wolfe Tone st

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Bambury Bookmakers

    The Orchards

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Ladbrokes

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Bambury s

    43 Nicholas St

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Paddy Power

    32-33 Upper William St

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Parnell Plaza

    41-43 Parnell St

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Kilkee Beach :)

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  • Clare Glens

  • Ballycuggaran

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  • Bonds Fishing Tackle

    7 Wickham St

    Hunting and Fishing
  • The Fishing Shooting & Archery Store

    6 Denmark St

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Anglerscurse

    Main St

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Fishing Tackle Ireland

    Unit 5A, Quin Road Business Park

    Hunting and Fishing
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  • Adventure World Swingsets

    Unit 2, Fanningstown, Main Fedamore Road, Crecora

    Rock Climbing
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  • Do A Skydive

    10 Broad Street, Limerick City

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