Paint your face, pull on your supporter jersey and get ready to experience rugby the way it should be at Thomond Park Stadium, home of Munster Rugby.
This gigantic sporting arena has more to offer than spotlights pointed at the green grass where your favourite teams crash and huddle. The stadium has a complete conference and events centre where there is always something on, topped off with a rugby museum for the real rugby devotees.
Get into the game
Thomond Park Stadium is an experience you cannot miss when in Limerick. The stadium is home to Munster rugby team, one of the most supported rugby clubs worldwide, and holds the prestige of being the World’s best rugby stadium for 2013. The venue is well stocked with places to grab food, drinks, bars and even a conference department. Whether your team wins or loses, you will leave the stadium with the hair standing on the back of your neck. The atmosphere here is top notch and will have everyone jumping at each try.
The stadium tour lets you be the player
The museum showcases Ireland’s proud history of rugby and is a must see for lovers of the sport and aspiring young players. As the guide takes you on a tour of the stadium, the players’ locker rooms and a walk out the tunnel, you will get to experience the stadium the way the players do. The full 60-minute tour includes a film, a trip to the Munster dugout and the post-match interview area. Interactive screens, a peek at the Heineken Cup Trophy up close and the opportunity to buy game memorabilia are all part of the tour. Take the time to see the stadium as the stars do and book a museum tour. Then come back and watch a game with extra insight on how the stadium works.
Not just a space for sport
If you are looking for the ideal birthday party space, want to organise a gala dinner or to book a wedding reception to remember, the stadium is the perfect place with lots of space. The venue opened in 2008 and the beautiful Thomond Suite can entertain up to 1,000 guests allowing them amazing views of the pitch. The stadium’s catering partners and events team will make your event tasteful and successful.
The stadium is easy to get to with direct bus lines and onsite parking. Go out with the crowds after the game or come back to the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa Limerick and have a drink. This incredible sporting scene will be the highlight of your trip.