Connemara National Park

Connemara National Park

Contact Details

Address: Letterfrack, Co. Galway.
 
Telephone No: +353 95 41054/41323/60900
Fax No: +353 95 60912

e-mail Siobhan.Geoghegan@environ.ie

website: www.connemaranationalpark.ie

Opening Hours

The Park is open all year round.

Visitor Centre:  March - May  Daily   10.00 - 17.30  
June - August, Daily 09.30 - 18.30

September - October, Daily 10.00 - 17.30
Average Length of Visit: 2 - 3 hours.

Admission charges: Free

Admission Fees

Free

Facilities

Exhibitions, Toilets, disabled toilet, car/coach park. Indoor and outdoor picnic areas, self-guiding trails. Pathway to summit of Diamond Hill (445M), Duration approx 2-3 hours.

Restaurant/Tearooms: Coffee Shop and light lunches.

Situated near Letterfrack, the Park covers some 2,000 hectares (4942 acres) of scenic countryside, rich in wildlife on the slopes of the Twelve Bens. Attractions include exhibitions, nature trails, audio-visual show. In addition there is a summer programme of walks, talks and special events for younger visitors. Access for visitors with disabilities in the Visitor Centre.

Location: Situated in Letterfrack Village.

Bus Route(s): Contact Bus Eireann, Travel Centre +353 1 8366111.

Also Citylink runs a service to the area: Contact City link, Forster St. Galway. www.citylink.ie Phone 1890280808
    
Guided Tours: Guided nature walks during July and August (2-3 hours).  Self-guiding trails.       

Leaflet/Guide book: English, Irish, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Dutch.

Seasonal Events: Please check in advance using contact details listed above.

Photography / Video allowed: Yes

Additional Information: Audio Visual Presentation: "Man and the Landscape".
Seating: 50
Duration: 15 minutes
Languages: English, Irish, French, German.

Event Calendar

Event Calendar
< November 2014 >
M T W T F S S
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30


Tools

  • Print this page
  • Bookmark this page