Mullingar is the county town of Westmeath and home of Joe Dolan, Niall Horan from One Direction and Genesis Gift Gallery. The town is the starting point for the Belvedere and Fore touring routes and boasts three cycling routes and a greyhound stadium. From Mullingar you can easily escape to quiet rural surroundings with sparkling lakes, the Royal Canal and the majestic River Shannon. Close by, Kilbeggan is home to not only a fine Distillery but a horse racing stadium that is sure to offer the visitor a thrilling day out.
To make the most of your holiday in Ireland, make sure your first stop is a visit to one of the tourist information centres where you will receive free and independent advice, information, maps and literature to enhance your holiday experience.
The staff are happy to help you discover the many places of interest around the country, including Ireland's Ancient East, Ireland's Hidden Heartlands, The Wild Atlantic Way, Dublin and its surrounding areas.
Mullingar Tourist Information Centre provides details on places to visit, local events and entertainment, itinerary planning, local and national information along with free maps and guides.