IMA Annual Conference
2020 Irish Museums Association Annual Conference
21 - 22 February 2020, Athlone
Travelling to the IMA Conference
The nearest airports are Dublin Airport and Shannon Airport.
There are no direct links between Shannon and Athlone. Journey time ranges between 2.5 – 3 hours.
For information on train timetables and ticketing information visit the Iarnrod Eireann (ROI) and Translink websites. Approximate travel time between Athlone and Dublin: 1 hr 20 mins. Approximate travel time between Athlone and Belfast (connecting trains): 4.5 hours.
Approximate travel time from Dublin or Shannon is 90 mins. From Belfast: 3 hours.
Where to stay at the IMA Conference
Our partner hotel Radisson Blu Athlone are offering discounted rates of €120 B&B single occupancy, €130 B&B double/twin occupancy until the 31 January 2020.
Click here to make your booking using the code IMAC.
Main venues being used by the IMA Conference
Dean Crowe Theatre, Chapel Street, Athlone
Athlone Arts & Tourism:
Luan Gallery, Elliot Rd, Athlone
Athlone Castle, Castle St, Athlone
Social venues/after hours:
Bacchus Restaurant, Custume Pier Appartments, Custume Pl, Athlone
Sean's Bar, 13 Main St, Athlone