Our venue is perfect for players, musicians and audiences alike. We can host plays, musicals, lectures, meetings, exhibitions and weddings soon.
The auditorium has 100 seats and the mezzanine has a further 30. It is a fine late 19th-century venue which has lost none of its charm, and has played host to Micheál MacLiammóir, Hilton Edwards, Anew McMaster, Count John McCormack, Padraig Pearse, Seán Mac Diarmada Douglas Hyde, and local heroes like Matty Kinnaird, Tommy Murphy, John Foley, Sally Kelly and Harry Ringwood.
- Maintained in the same configuration as the architect had designed it in 1892.
- Three Dressing Rooms
- A Large Stage
- Teas and coffees can be served at intervals.
Wedding Venue Hire At The Athenaeum
A unique venue for a precious occasion.
We now do Wedding Venue Hire
In June 2017 the Athenaeum hosted its first wedding ceremony. The theatre hall can accommodate 130 guests.
The theatre hall can accommodate 130 guests. Flowers, drinks reception, tea & coffee can be included in the room hire price.
Flowers, drinks reception, tea & coffee can be included in the room hire price.
Make your precious day more memorable and special in our unique setting.
Talk to Helen today and while you enjoy the day, we take care of you and your guests.
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