A visit to the home of Munster rugby is a must for any visitor to Limerick city. Thomond Park Stadium is renowned internationally for its unique atmosphere and history.
Since the first game was played in Thomond Park in 1934 the grounds have become one of the world’s iconic rugby venues, hosting historical games including the All Blacks, Australia and the Barbarians. The stadium was redeveloped in 2008 and the capacity is now 25,600, a capacity that could have been filled twice over for some of the spectacular games that have been held there over the years.
Thomond Park stadium is not only famous as the home of Munster rugby, but it is also a famous concert venue which hosted great performers such as Bruce Springsteen, Rod Stewart, Pink and Elton John. The venue also boasts the famous Munster Rugby museum and stadium tour. The tour takes you to places normally only accessible to the players and officials on match days, from a walk through the tunnel to a view of the dressing rooms and the dugouts, showcasing the proud history and heritage that is Munster Rugby. With interactive displays and touch screens suitable for all ages, the museum is a must-see for any rugby enthusiast.
Along with all of this Thomond park is fast becoming an internationally known conference venue. A unique venue for any company event or an international conference.
Maldron Hotel Limerick is the ideal location for those visiting Limerick for a Munster rugby game, a concert, a family leisure break of a conference. If you are looking for a hotel near Thomond Park contact us now on 061 436 100 or click the button below to book.