County Westmeath

Co. Westmeath, or An Iarmhí in Irish, is located in the midlands region of Ireland. It is home to Athlone Castle which, after a multi-million euro renovation, reopened in 2012 as a state-of-the-art, multi-sensory visitor experience. Our county town is Mullingar and we have a population of approximately 88,396. We look forward to helping you connect with your ancestors’ place of origin.

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Timeline from County Westmeath

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Latest Events from County Westmeath

Mullingar Town Band 140th Anniversary Concert
24th May 2019
Streete Parish Park Annual Vintage Show
Streete Parish Park Annual Vintage Show
11th July 2015
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