Getting here

Castlebar

Access:

Car Parking

All parking in Castlebar is now metered. Closest street parking is on Linenhall St, Rush St, Thomas St, New Antrim St and Tucker St.

Closest car parks are Castle Street Car Park accessed from Charles St and Castle St., SuperValu Car Park accessed from New Antrim St and Thomas St and Market Square Car Park accessed from Main St and Market Square.

Disability Access:

The Linenhall Arts Centre provides an arts service for all the community. People with disabilities are very welcome and we suggest that if you have any specific requirements you contact us by phone or email prior to your visit.

Car Parking

There are designated parking spaces for people with disabilities in all car parks and two spaces on Main Street.

Wheelchair Access

Access to the building is through the main coffee shop door on Linenhall Street. On request a member of staff will open the recessed door on Linenhall St. to enable access to the remainder of the building. The coffee shop, theatre, box office, community arts room, and toilet are all at ground floor level. A lift in the foyer area facilitates access to the main office and gallery upstairs.

Theatre: Rows C-G are on the level and we can accommodate people with mobility impairment and people in wheelchairs in these rows. The remaining rows (rows H – P) are elevated one step per row. Seats C1, C12, G1 and G12 are prioritised for people with disabilities and are the last seats to be sold. Wheelchair users should always book shows in advance and discuss any specific requirements with our staff who will be happy to help.

Guide Dogs

Guide Dogs are welcome. Please let our Box Office staff know that you will be accompanied by a guide dog and we will ensure that a there is a space beside your seat for your dog.

We are constantly reviewing the service we provide and we welcome any comments and suggestions you may have in this regard.

Travelling by Car:

From Dublin and the N5: Arriving in Castlebar along the N5 from Dublin at the first roundabout take the second exit (marked Westport), at the second roundabout take the second exit (marked Westport), at the third roundabout take the second exit (marked Newport/Achill), continue along Lannagh Rd. At the next roundabout take the second exit (marked Pontoon). Continue to traffic lights. At lights continue straight ahead following signs for Pontoon. Pass Catholic Church on your right, take the next right onto Tucker Street and continue straight on to Linenhall Street. The Linenhall Arts Centre is on your left before the next set of traffic lights. It is an old stone building with Linenhall Arts Centre signage outside.

From Ballinrobe/Galway and the N84: Arriving in Castlebar along the N84 continue straight through first set of traffic lights.  At the first roundabout take the first exit (marked Westport), at the second roundabout take the second exit (marked Achill/Newport), continue along Lannagh Rd. At the next roundabout take the second exit (marked Pontoon). Continue to traffic lights. At lights continue straight ahead following signs for Pontoon. Pass Catholic Church on your right, take the next right onto Tucker Street and continue straight on to Linenhall Street. The Linenhall Arts Centre is on your left before the next set of traffic lights. It is an old stone building with Linenhall Arts Centre signage outside.

From Claremorris/Galway/Roscommon on the N60: Arriving in Castlebar along the N60 first roundabout take second exit (marked Castlebar/Ballina), second roundabout take first exit (marked Westport), third roundabout take second exit (marked Westport), fourth roundabout take the second exit (marked Achill/Newport), continue along Lannagh Rd. At the next roundabout take the second exit (marked Pontoon). Continue to traffic lights. At lights continue straight ahead following signs for Pontoon. Pass Catholic Church on your right, take the next right onto Tucker Street and continue straight on to Linenhall Street. The Linenhall Arts Centre is on your left before the next set of traffic lights. It is an old stone building with Linenhall Arts Centre signage outside.

From Westport on the N5: Arriving in Castlebar along the N60 first roundabout take the first exit (marked Achill/Newport), continue along Lannagh Rd. At the next roundabout take the second exit (marked Pontoon). Continue to traffic lights. At lights continue straight ahead. Pass Catholic Church on your right, take the next right onto Tucker Street and continue straight on to Linenhall Street. The Linenhall Arts Centre is on your left before the next set of traffic lights. It is an old stone building with Linenhall Arts Centre signage outside.

From Newport/Achill on the R311: Go straight through the first set of traffic lights on the Newport Road. At the second set of traffic lights, on the junction between Newtown and Upper Chapel St, turn left following signs for Pontoon/Crossmolina. Pass Catholic Church on your right, take the next right onto Tucker Street and continue straight on to Linenhall Street. The Linenhall Arts Centre is on your left before the next set of traffic lights. It is an old stone building with Linenhall Arts Centre signage outside.

By Bus:

Castlebar is serviced by Bus Éireann from destinations nationwide.
See www.buseireann.ie

By Train:

Castlebar is serviced by Irish Rail from Dublin.
See www.irishrail.ie