Connemara National Park

Connemara National Park

Contact Details


Co. Galway,
H91 K2Y1
Tel. No: +353 (95) 41054 
             +353 (76) 100 2528
Fax No: +353 (95) 60912



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 Fees



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 (4,942 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) 836 6111.

Also Citylink runs a service to the area.
Contact City Link, Forster St. Galway. 
Phone 1890 280 808
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.