Enjoy the Region

Endless on-campus activities to choose from

Living Bridge

University of Limerick Conference and Sports Campus offers visitors the chance to avail of a wide range of attractions and amenities in the city and region. Visitors can enjoy the campus on the banks of the Shannon river. It offers parkland and river path walks linked by a spectacular pedestrian river crossing called the 'Living Bridge'. To learn more about things to do at the University of Limerick visit our Visitor Services section.


The Arts

The university is home to several art collections and sculptures by Irish and international visual artists. The university is home to the Bourne Vincent Gallery, the National Self Portrait Collection and the Watercolour Society of Ireland's permanent collection.

University of Limerick Gym

University Sports Arena

Ireland's number one sports complex is home to world-class facilities and the Ger Hartmann museum which houses a prized collection of memorabilia and medals from international sports athletes and teams. It also hosts regular sporting tournaments and boxing events. Make an Enquiry 

Limerick Sings International Choral Festival

The University Concert Hall

Seating 1000 people, the University Concert Hall regularly hosts a wide range of entertaining events for all visitors to campus, including musicals, concerts, comedy acts, operas, classical recitals and family/kids theatre. Make an enquiry

UL Farmers Market Salsa

Farmers' Market

UL Farmers market is open every Tuesday during the summer months. Come along and see the range of local produce that is on offer in the Student Courtyard. Hot food, cold food and live music is on offer each week. Parking is available on campus Read more

Students in residence

The Glucksman Library

This specially built library offers the opportunity to view, read and examine various special collections of rare books. The collections include over 20,000 volumes, 8 archives, postcard collections, prints and engravings. Make an enquiry

The campus is dotted with sculptures, art galleries and attractive buildings ranging from Plassey House, an 18th century Palladian mansion, to the 21st century architecture of the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance.  Also the University of Limerick is proud to be home to the Irish Chamber Orchestra who hold regular events on campus. Visitors can enjoy sitting out in the wide plaza squares or relaxing in pleasant café spaces. Contact the Event Management Team

UL Farmers Market
Every Tuesday there is a Farmers Market in the Student Courtyard for Staff, students and visitors to campus

University of Limerick Arts Collections
The university is home to several art collections including the National Self-Portrait Collection of Ireland, the Watercolour Society of Ireland's Permanent Collection, the O'Malley Art Collection and many more.

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