Athlone Arts and Tourism

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Temporary Closure Notice

Following the advice of the Irish public health authorities and to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff, please note that closures at all three sites managed by Athlone Arts and Tourism – Athlone Castle Visitor Centre, Luan Gallery and Abbey Road Artists’ Studios will be extended to Sunday 19th April.

Please check our website and social channels for updates.



Athlone Arts & Tourism

Athlone Arts & Tourism was established by Westmeath County Council
to operate Athlone Castle, Luan Gallery and  Abbey Road Artists’ Studios.
 
 

What’s On — Events, Workshops and more...


Art Camp

Lots of exciting activities coming up...
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Current, Upcoming and Past Exhibitions at Luan Gallery & Abbey Road Artists Studios

Luan Gallery is delighted to welcome all to our upcoming Spring exhibitions Hidden in Hazel, Folie à Deux: Polyphonic Claverings on the Tragedy of Everyday Love and Surface Tension from RDS Graduate show award winners Louise Wallace, Clare Scott and Elain

As part of its 2020 Spring programme, Luan Gallery is delighted to present three solo exhibitions by emerging Irish artists; Elaine Hoey, Clare Scott and Louise Wallace. The exhibitions continue until Saturday 28th March. Read more...

 

Athlone Castle

Athlone Castle Figures, photo by Simon

Experience an immersive journey through 5,000 years of history at Athlone Castle Visitor Centre located on the banks of the River Shannon in the heart of Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands. Read more...

Luan Gallery

Where Do Broken Hearts Go by Daphne Wright

Since 2012, Athlone’s Luan Gallery has showcased both national, and international visual art projects ensuring a varied and engaging arts programme is delivered to the people of Athlone.
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Artists' Studios

Artists' Studios external photo

Abbey Road Artists’ Studios is a dedicated space in Athlone town for local and visiting artists. Read more...

John McCormack

John Count McCormack portrait photo

Athlone commemorates world renowned tenor John Count McCormack (1884 – 1945) with new sculpture, exhibition and renamed civic square… Read more...