Inviting Tenders for Tea-room Concession

Teapot and Teacup

Tenders are invited for a 2-year tearoom concession contract for Connemara National Park, Letterfrack, Co. Galway from 01/03/2020 to 28/02/2022. There is the possibility of a one year extension, subject to agreement of both parties. The contract involves 7 days per week opening. However, in the months of December and January, reduced hours may be implemented subject to the agreement of Park Management. Irrespective of agreed reduced opening hours for December and January, the tearoom will be fully open on...

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Visit the Park for Imbolc & St Brigid’s Day (February 1st)

St Brigid's Day

Imbolc or Saint Brigid's Day on February 1st is a Gaelic traditional festival marking the beginning of spring. Celebrate spring at Connemara National Park, drop in to the Visitor Centre (12 - 3pm) to craft your own St. Brigid’s Cross. In case you can’t make it to the National Park that day, click here for a web page from the National Museum of Country Life  with background information and a how-to video on making the Cross

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Storm Brendan – National Park Closure 13th January

Weather Warning Gales

Due to wind warnings issued by Met Éireann we wish to advise the public that the National Park Visitor Centre and all trails will be closed to the public this Monday 13th of January and for the duration of the Orange Weather Warning. Please click here for information on Weather Warnings and the National Park. See for more details on weather warnings and storm updates.

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