Murphys of Killarney logo

Hospitality is our Tradition

There’s always something on at Murphy’s

At Murphy’s, the vibrant heartbeat of community pulses through every event. Whether its live music filling the air with infectious rhythms, social gatherings of family and friends, or parties to igniting the spirit of celebration, there’s always something captivating happening at Murphy’s. Nestled in the heart of Killarney it’s not just a pub; it’s a haven where locals and visitors alike gather to create unforgettable memories and forge lasting connections. So, step inside, and let the magic of Murphy’s envelop you in its warmth and charm.

Murphy's Bar Killarney - an institution

An institution in Killarney since 1955

Since 1955, Murphy’s of Killarney has stood as an institution, weaving its legacy into the fabric of Killarney’s vibrant community. For nearly seven decades, we have been a cornerstone, serving generations of patrons with the same dedication and passion. From our humble beginnings to our present-day establishment, our commitment to quality, hospitality, and authenticity remains unwavering.

As we continue to evolve and grow, one thing remains constant: our enduring presence as a beloved gathering place where memories are made, friendships are forged, and the spirit of tradition thrives.

Live music Killarney at Murphy's Bar

Live music Killarney - Traditional Irish Music Nights

Experience the magic of Irelands’ musical heritage at Murphy’s Bar during our enchanting traditional Irish music nights. Step into a world where the melodies of fiddles, flutes, and bodhráns fill the air, transporting you to a timeless realm of joy. Every week, our live music in Killarney events showcase talented musicians to our bar, where they breathe life into centuries-old tunes, igniting the spirit of the Emerald Isle within our walls.

Whether you are tapping your feet to a lively reel or swaying to a soulful ballad, our music nights promise an authentic glimpse in the heart and soul of Irish culture. Join us for an evening of unforgettable melodies, warm laughter, and the unmistakeable sense of community that defines Murphy’s Bar.

Irish dancing at Murphy's Bar Killarney

Irish Dancing Exhibitions

Experience the electrifying energy and captivating rhythm of Irish dancing at Murphy’s Bar with our exhilarating dance exhibitions. Transporting you to the heart of Ireland’s vibrant culture, these performances showcase the intricate footwork, graceful movements, and infectious enthusiasm that define this beloved tradition. From the thunderous beat of hard shoe dances to the graceful precision of soft shoe routines, our exhibitions mesmerize audiences of all ages.

Join us for an unforgettable evening of toe-tapping excitement and the celebration of Irish heritage at Murphy’s Bar and live music in Killarney.

Absolutely delightful stay here for one night, accommodated at very short notice. Great location for anyone wishing to explore Killarney and beyond. Thank you Murphy’s for everything, highly recommend .

Josh, USA | January 2024