The Ardhowen is a welcoming and inclusive venue for everyone. The Access Guide gives information on the venue and what to expect when you visit, Access Guides are available to download from the link below.

Wheelchair spaces are available for Auditorium performances, a limited number of designed Blue Badge parking spaces are available and should be booked through Box Office when purchasing tickets, spaces are allocated on a first come first serve basis. For patrons with access requirements using the building at other times, it is advisable to call in advance to ensure that parking will be available. Vehicles will also be permitted to drop-off and collect patrons who have support requirements. When booking tickets please notify staff of any special requirements or assistance you may need.

Personal Assistance Support Scheme

PASS is available for people who have a disability and who require the assistance of a companion in order to attend the venue are entitled to a complimentary ticket for their companion. The person with a disability must first register their details with the Ardhowen before the personal assistance support scheme can be availed of, please contact Box Office for a registration form. If a designated car parking space is required please reserve a space when booking.

For more information or assistance please contact Box Office on 028 66325440

Facilities for Patrons with Disabilities

There is a maximum of three places for wheelchairs, in Row C in the auditorium. Access to this row, to the restaurant and bar and to the box office is free of steps. There is also a feature hearing aid inductive loop system which works best in rows C, D, E and F.

It is important that you mention your requirements to our staff when booking and we will be pleased to assist in whatever way we can.


File Type File Name File Size Last Updated

Visual Guide for the Ardhowen

3 MB 3rd July 2017

Access Guide 2016

636 KB 3rd July 2017

PASS Scheme Form

29 KB 3rd July 2017