Playgrounds in Limerick

Looking for something fun to do with the kids in Limerick? Why not check out some of the great playgrounds in Limerick City.  For more great playgrounds see our recommended Playgrounds in Limerick County.

People’s Park

The secure playground is within the People’s Park at Pery Square. It has ample space with a separate area for small children to the older children. The park itself is lovely to walk around with bandstand, drinking fountain and a large green area. Limerick Art Gallery is nice to visit with a coffee shop to pop into after the trip to the park. Parking is on the street and parking discs required.

O’Brien’s Park

O’Brien’s Park on Clare St has a children’s playground, park shelter and a cast iron drinking fountain. On street parking and parking discs required.

Castletroy Park 

Castletroy Park, opposite Castletroy College, Castletroy has 1.2 km of pedestrian pathways, a fully equipped children’s playground, skateboarding area, circular cycle route, and central performance and exhibition area with covering structure. park furniture, ornamental planting areas, a public car park and main entrance feature. Off street parking area.

Curragh Chase Forest Park

Curragh Chase Forest Park at Kilcornan has picnic sites and BBQ area, toilets, two children’s playgrounds, forest walks and gardens. Ample car parking but enterance to grounds 5E per car – no attendant so bring change.  There’s also a Caravan and Camping park.

Shelbourne Park

Shelbourne Park, off the Ennis Road, has a play area within an open park with walking and cycling track, 2 green areas used for football and for kids to run around. Seating around the walk and picnic tables outside the play area. New toilet installed and limited off street parking.

Ballingarry Playground

The Ballingarry Playground is a fantastic playground in the local village park in ballingarry so it’s surrounded by trees and a nice park walk too. Cark parking available.

Moyross Playground

Moyross Playground is undergone a facelift after winning the Brennan’s Bread playground competiton. Large playarea with some fantastic wooden climbing structures. Wooden train, grocery shop role play area, seating areas and plenty of area to run around!

Ballylanders Playground

Ballylanders has a new playground, secure with parking facilities

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This website was created by Jill Holtz and Michelle Davitt, both of whom are mothers of young children. Jill and Michelle decided to create this resource themselves, and launched in 2007.