Links – Tourism information for Athlone
Irish History Online is an authoritative listing (in progress) of what has been written about Irish history from earliest times to the present.

Church Street, Athlone

Church Street, Athlone, in the 1940s (Aidan Heavey Public Library, Athlone) – Contains information on the visitor centre at Athlone Castle and the latest exhibitions at the Luan Gallery – The website of the Federation of Local History Societies – Details of Ian Kenneally’s publications and documentaries – The life and times of John Boyle O’Reilly, 1844-1890 – A website devoted to a major conference to be held in Fort Erie, Canada, in June 2016 – Features superb three-dimensional models of over 130 monuments and buildings across Ireland – A site run by University College Dublin, studying the years 1913-1923 in Irish history – This site, run by Damian Shiels, details the history of Irish soldiers who fought in the American Civil War, 1861-65 – This site, which details many of the historical attractions across Ireland, is run by the Office of Public Works