Wed- Fri 10am- 5pm
On Weekends at request
The Museum is located in the heart of the town with many amenities at your feet.
Parking is available in front and behind the museum and is a pay by meter system.
Coach parking is also available.
Museum is within two-minute walk from town central bus stop
Museum is within a five-minute walk from the Athy Train Station
Cafe & Restaurant
Various cafe’s & restaurant’s available just on our doorstep.
Picnic area available with scenic views by the river Barrow.
Why not take a selfie with Sir Ernest Shackleton himself, our very own Lifesize statue of the great Antarctic explorer is available for a picture perfect opportunity.