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International Rugby Experience
Limerick City, Co. Limerick
Family friendly
Paid car parking
Rainy days
Discover what it takes to become a sporting legend and learn so much more at the International Rugby Experience situated in the heart of Limerick City. Hear the stories, feel the passion, and test your sporting skills and knowledge.

The International Rugby Experience is an interactive visitor experience located in Limerick City which celebrates the game of rugby and everything it stands for.

Feel the hairs rise on the back of your neck as you move through six awe inspiring stages, that follow the game from grass roots level up to the players, clubs and nations that have reached legendary rugby status.

Experience the high impact energy of game day through vast media installations and test your skills at interactive trials. Finish your thrilling tour at the International Rugby Experience with 360 degree views of Limerick City centre from one of the city's highest vantage points.

Browse the International Rugby Experience store where you can expect to find everything from Limerick art, contemporary ceramics and wellness products to rugby inspired prints, books and bespoke branded clothing and souvenirs. Relax in the International Rugby Experience café located on the first floor overlooking Limerick City. Enjoy great tasting quality coffee along with a selection of tasty light bites.

The International Rugby Experience is for all ages and is a great family day out. Guided tours can be arranged on request.

Why we like it
  • Enjoy a fully immersive, multisensory experience designed to engage and inspire.
  • The International Rugby Experience is split into six zones, each stage rooted in rugby's values of passion, discipline, integrity, solidarity, and respect.
  • Visit the International Rugby Experience store and pick up a rugby inspired print or souvenir.
Tips from locals

Limerick City is the only Irish city to have been awarded the title of European City of Sport and is home to one of the most famous rugby clubs and stadiums in the world, Munster Rugby, and their home ground is Thomond Park.

Contact details
40 O'Connell St, Limerick, V94 8F78, Ireland
Visit duration

We recommend planning to spend 1.5 to 2 hours here.

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