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Visitor Notice

During the coming weeks due to essential maintenance on our trails, Connemara National Park will occasionally be closed to the public. At present, we do not as yet know when these closures will occur. Please check our social media posts before travelling to visit us between now and December 22nd.

Events in the Park

November 2023 Guided Walks will take place on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th November. Departing from the Visitor Centre at 12noon each day. Good walking shoes and appropriate clothing should be worn. These walks are not suitable for buggies or wheelchair users. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Christmas Craft Fair

November 26th 2023, 12 noon – 4pm

Focus On Badgers

15 Minute Talk

Establishment of new National Park

Ministers O’Brien & Noonan confirm agreement to purchase Dowth Hall demesne, Co Meath and establishment of a new National Park Noting it as a once-in-a-generation opportunity, Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O Brien, TD, today confirmed the State’s purchase of the World Heritage lands of Dowth Hall and demesne, including Netterville, in

Summer 2023 Evening Lectures

Join us on Wednesday, 30th August at 7pm for our last Evening Lecture of the Summer.

Rambling Ravens Children’s Activities

Summer 2023 Evening Lectures

Beekeeping: a hobby

Heritage Week 2023

Saturday 12th August 11am-4pm Wool Experience Demonstration, Spinning and Weaving 12noon “Focus On” Talk – Ringforts 4pm Afternoon Talk – Archaeology of the Park Sunday 13th August 11am Guided Walk (weather permitting) 2pm “Focus On” Talk – Ringforts 1pm-2.30pm Traditional Irish Music 3.30pm Marconi Walk (Please note: this walk will take place at the Derrigimlagh

Summer 2023 Evening Lectures

Join us on Wednesday, 16th August at 7pm for our Evening Lecture, “Mountain Safety and the History of the Galway Mountain Rescue Team” with Peter Strange.