Boating Fishing and Golfing

Visitor Attractions

Local Attractions

Longford is Ireland best kept secret. Located in the heart of Irelands finest fishing lakes and rivers. For golfing enthusiasts there are a host of top golf courses within easy reach. All modern amenities are available in Longford town including - banks, cinemas, theatres, shopping centres to name but a few.

  • Backstage theatre
  • Six screen cinema
  • 18-hole golf course
  • Ten pin bowling centre
  • Gym and fitness centre
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Greyhound track
  • Hard court tennis
  • The Mall Parkland
  • Pit and Putt course

There are many other tourist interest within the county

  • Scuba diving at Lanesboro
  • Horse riding at Kenagh
  • Go-karting at Edgeworthstown
  • Corlea Bog Museum
  • Michael Casey Bog Oak Studio, Newtowncashel

Sport is very popular in County Longford nad local clubs include rugby, soccer and Gaelic football. Many of these clubs have additional facilities for tennis, gym and squash.

Swimming pools are also available at Arva and Cavan, and other theatres are located at Carrigallen and Ballymahon. There are also 18-hole golf courses in the towns of Mulligar, Carrick-on-Shannon and Cavan, in the neighbouring counties.