King John's Castle - In The Heart of Limerick City
Just a 20 minute drive from Shannon International Airport located at the gateway to the Wild Atlantic Way. King John's Castle, situated on 'King's Island' in the heard of medieval Limerick City, overlooks the majestic river Shannon and was built between 1200 and 1210.
The courtyard and the Castle display some of the trades and traditions of the 16th Century and visitors can enjoy panaoramic views of Limerick City and the surounding countryside.
King John’s Castle is one of Ireland’s most iconic and dramatic medieval castles
Spanning 800 years of Irish history, King John’s Castle tells our story through its walls, the people who built and lived within them as well as those who lived outside. As such King John's Castle represents an incredible education resource for many teaching aspects of the school curriculum.
Unique and Iconic Venues
Shannon Heritage is delighted to offer a range of unique and iconic venues in which to host your next team building or corporate event.
For employee team building activities to family days, staff BBQs to networking events, product launches and exhibitions we offer a range of spaces suitable for all needs and capacities.
Shannon Heritage is constantly looking at ways to enhance our customer experiences with value adding products and services.
We are delighted to offer our customers an Annual Membership programme that offers many benefits to users.
Both cards offer special admission rates to all Shannon Heritage day visitor attractions and evening entertainments in Counties: Clare, Limerick, Galway and Dublin.
Members can also avail of discounts on all purchases at Shannon Heritage operated Tea Rooms and Gift Shops.