The county town of Clare is the town of Ennis. Built on the River Fergus, it is a centre of administration, commerce and industry. In the 13th century, an O'Brien built a castle here and the town grew around this. In 1612, Ennis became a borough. Atourist trail of the town takes in a number of historical and archeological items of interest. These include Ennis Abbey, built in 1250, the West Clare Railway Engine, the O Connell monument, the Courthouse and the De Valera Museum. Public transport access to the town is by bus or by train, and Shannon Airport is nearby also.

 Activities in Ennis

Bike Rental
Bicycle Hire M F Tierney Cycles

Clay Pigeon Shooting
Clare Gun Club

Equestrian Centres
Clare Equestrian Centre
Banner Equestrian Centre

Game Fishing
Lough Naminna
Cloonsneaghta Lough
Knockalough Lough
Lough Caum County Clare

Golf Courses
Ennis Golf Club
Woodstock Golf And Country Club

Health Farms
Claureen Health Farm

Pitch And Put
One Mile Inn Pitch And Putt Club

Sea Fishing
Sea Fishing William O Callaghan

Souvenir Shopping
McMahon Gifts

Swimming Pools And Waterparks
Ennis Swimming Pool


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