Castlecomer’s landmark attraction, Discover Park offers a vast range of fun and educational activities for kids and adults of all ages.

As well as thrilling zipline rides and ropewalks through the treetops, climbing walls and mountain biking trails, the park hosts a range of more leisurely activities. These include archery, boating and walking through the stunning riverside and woodlands.


Discovery Park hosts regular seasonal events throughout the year, check out their website for more info

Coal Mining Museum

As a mining town, Castlecomer was literally built on coal. No visit would be complete without a visit to the museum. Starting with the formation of the coal 300 million years ago, the museum brings the visitor through more than 300 years of Castlecomer’s rich coal mining history.

Open daily, last entry 1 hour before Visitor Centre closing time. See website for more info

Visitor Information

There’s plenty of parking on-site, the first hour of which is free. Some activities only open seasonally, be sure to check the website when planning your visit

Points of Interest

Check out some of the fascinating attractions here in Castlecomer. There’s something for everyone, from adrenaline junkies to history buffs to the culturally curious!