Culture, Arts & Music

Enjoy our rich artistic heritage from renowned author JP Donleavy to 18th Century writer Oliver Goldsmith or visit the roots of world famous musicians, such as Athlone’s celebrated tenor Count John McCormack, Mullingar’s Joe Dolan, Niall Horan and Bressie.

Mullingar Arts Centre

Mullingar Arts Centre

Mullingar

The Arts Centre is comprised of a state of the art, 407 seat Theatre, incorporating re-tractable seating and two art workshops. The workshops cater for all art forms.

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Seán’s Bar

Seán’s Bar

Athlone

Seán's Bar is a pub in the town of Athlone that is Ireland’s oldest pub, dating back to AD 900. In 2004 Guinness World Records listed Seán's Bar as the oldest pub in Europe.

Dean Crowe Theatre

Dean Crowe Theatre

Athlone

The Dean Crowe Theatre & Arts Centre is a theatre and arts space in Athlone, Westmeath, Ireland.

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The Chambers

The Chambers

Mullingar

Traditional Irish music session every Thursday evening and fantastic live music performances showcasing the best local talent.

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Luan Gallery

Luan Gallery

Athlone

A showcase for the most interesting artists from the midlands, Ireland and abroad. The building itself is a modern work of art in its own right. 

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Purple Raven Art Gallery

Purple Raven Art Gallery

Delvin

Purple Raven Art is a small intimate art gallery in a rural setting, specialising in unique original art, local and Irish quality crafts, unusual gift items, holistic supplies & spiritual well being.

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Danny Byrne's

Danny Byrne's

Mullingar

Danny Byrne's - 27 Pearse Street, Mullingar

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The Chimera Gallery

The Chimera Gallery

Mullingar

We take pride in our interdisciplinary approach in curating beautiful, functional and engaging artwork that delights visitors: from conceptual to sculpture, from painting to photography, here is a small showcase of just some of this work.

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Tuar Ard

Tuar Ard

Moate

173 Tiered Seating Auditorium - Art gallery for Exhibitors - Film Screen – Meeting and Conference Facilities – On Site Coffee Shop - Free Car Parking.

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Victorian Escapade

Victorian Escapade

Mullingar

While we would all like to think our ancestors were gentry, the majority might just have worked downstairs. Victorian Escapade gives everyone a chance to experience the happenings of both Upstairs and Downstairs.

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Gertie Browne's

Gertie Browne's

Athlone

Gertie Brownes in Custume Place has been a hostelry of some sort since the 10th or 11th century.

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Nanny Quinn's

Nanny Quinn's

Kinnegad

Nanny Quinn’s is always striving to serve fresh and local home cooked food. Located on the banks of the Royal Canal Lock 18, at the Thomastown Harbour.

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Gilleran's

Gilleran's

Mullingar

Gilleran's Bar - Harbour St, Bellview, where you can enjoy good food and live music in a friendly atmosphere.

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Áras an Mhuilinn - Irish Cultural Centre

Áras an Mhuilinn - Irish Cultural Centre

Mullingar

Áras an Mhuilinn is the Regional Resource Centre for the counties of Westmeath, Longford, Offaly and Laois. A centre for Irish music, song, dance and the Irish language.

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Athlone Little Theatre

Athlone Little Theatre

Athlone

The Athlone Little Theatre is a theatre and performance space in Athlone, Co Westmeath, Ireland.

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