The Limerick Tourist Information Centre on Arthur’s Quay, Limerick (061/317522) is open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm; in summer it’s often open weekends too (call to check). Another office inside the Adare Heritage Centre, Main Street, Adare (www.adareheritagecentre.ie; 061/396-255) is open daily year-round, from 9am to 6pm.
For good all-around visitor information on the Web, see www.limerick.com or www.limerick.ie.
If you need a drugstore, try Hogan's Pharmacy, 45 Upper William St. (061/415195). After-hours service is available by calling tel. 088/526800. You could also try Boots the Chemist at 4-5 William St. (061/416-598).
In an emergency, dial tel. 999. St. John's Hospital is on St. John's Square (061/415822). The local Garda Headquarters is on Henry Street (061/212400).
The main Post Office is on Cecil Street (061/212055) and there's another at 39 Upper William St. (061/409805).
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.