History and info

Adare, a designated Heritage Town, is one of the prettiest and friendliest villages in Ireland. It was founded in the 13th Century on the river Maigue.

Getting Here

Adare is located in county Limerick, 18km from Limerick city on the N21. It is a popular spot for visitors to the south west of Ireland as a base for visiting the stunning counties of Limerick, Kerry, Cork, Clare and Galway.

Heraldry / Genealogy

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History & historic sites

Adare, a designated Heritage Town, is one of the prettiest and friendliest villages in Ireland. It was founded in the 13th Century on the river Maigue.

Medical Services

Adare has a comprehensive range of medical services to care for visitors, including doctors, physiotheraphists, dentists and pharmacies. The main hospital for the region is within 15 minutes drive from Adare

Visitor information

Find useful information when preparing for your visit to Adare, and during your stay, including transport, medical services, banking facilities, etc.