Day Trips to Limerick
From St John’s Castle to the mysterious Maser Murals, Limerick has something cool for day-trippers and night owls. Bursting at the seams with stylish shopping, decadent dining, contemporary arts and a vibrant nightlife, Limerick has an abundance of attractions and things to do. To help you get the most from our day trips to Limerick, we’ve put together a guide of some of the best places to see and things to do in Limerick.
The city has a thriving arts scene. Culture junkies will be inundated with cool and interesting things to do in Limerick. When it comes to street art, Limerick has some of our nation’s best street artists, adding more than just colour to the area. Take a walk around the city and find unique pieces by the likes of the super talented Fintan Magee, the mysterious Maser, the trailblazing Joe Caslin and many more.
The Hunt Museum is packed with interactive displays as well as an impressive collection of artefacts, making it a great family day out. St King John’s Castle & Bunratty Castle are a must visit. Hosting some outstanding collections of art, archaeology and natural history in an impressive building.
As well as its historical heritage, Limerick is known for its vibrant nightlife and youth culture. Try Dolans for pub rock, alternative scene of pop-up art events and funk and jazz gigs.
Still unsure on whether to take a day trip to Limerick ?
Check out our blog post from our #TrailsofIreland series. Our travel blogger will show you what the real Limerick has to offer.
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How it works:
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Thomond Park Museum – Save €2.00
The Hunt Museum – Save €2.15
St King John’s Castle – Save €3.35
Dolans of Limerick – 10% off your food bill
The Stormy Tea Cup – 10% of any tea/coffee/food
Craggaunowen – 15% off admission fee
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