Let us take you on a tour of historic Limerick. Choose from the Georgian Quarter Tour, People's Park Tour, The Georgian House and Garden Tour, Tour of North Munster Masonic Centre and a tour of Medieval Englishtown.
All tours are available on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11.30am and 2.30pm. Alternative days available upon request. Pre booking essential. All tours approximately 45 minutes.
Prices: Adult - €10, Student/Senior Citizen - €6, Family - €16 (2 adults, 2 children).
Limerick’s distinctive Georgian Quarter features many fine examples of eighteenth and nineteenth century architecture. This tour examines diverse styles ranging from Victorian, Gothic and Hiberno Romaneque.
2. People’s Park Tour
This tour identifies tree, shrub and flower varieties in a tranquil setting. The many historical monuments within the park are also explored.
3. Georgian House & Garden Tour
Visitor centre, museum, venue and secret garden, No. 2 Pery Square has it all. You are welcome to peruse at your leisure the beautifully restored rooms and Carrol Family museum.
4. Tour of the North Munster Masonic Centre
Focusing on the intriguing history and work of the Free Masons, visitors will be allowed entry to the building where existing artifacts and practices are explained. Price includes entry to the Free Mason Museum.
5. Tour of Medieval Englishtown
Discover the oldest parts of Limerick City in context with the contemporary environment. The tour commences at the Bishops’ Palace, the headquarters of Limerick Civic Trust. Here you will view the Hall of Fame Art Gallery by Dr. Tom Ryan RHA.
A qualified guide will then take you through the medieval quarter. Landmarks include The Bard of Thomond Monument, King John’s Castle, The Toll House, St. Munchin’s Church, Villiers Alms House, The Bishops’ Palace and The Treaty Stone.
Limerick Civic Trust, Bishop's Palace, King's Island, Limerick