1936 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
|Dates||26 April – 6 September 1936|
|Winning team||Limerick (5th win)|
|No. matches played||13|
|Goals total||111 (8.5 per game)|
|Points total||132 (10.1 per game)|
|Top Scorer||Mick Mackey (7–12)|
|All-Star Team||See here|
The 1936 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship was the 50th staging of the All-Ireland hurling championship since its establishment by the Gaelic Athletic Association in 1887. The championship began on 26 April 1936 and ended on 6 September 1936.
A total of thirteen teams contested the championship, however, there were some changes from the 1935 championship. Wexford declined to field a team in Leinster, while in Munster Kerry reentered the championship after a long absence.
|Team||Colours||Most recent success|
|Clare||Saffron and blue||1914||1932|
|Cork||Red and white||1931||1931||1929–1930|
|Dublin||Navy and blue||1927||1934||1928–1929|
|Galway||Maroon and white||1923||1922||1930–1931|
|Kerry||Green and gold||1891||1891|
|Kilkenny||Black and amber||1935||1935||1932–1933|
|Laois||Blue and white||1915||1915|
|Limerick||Green and white||1934||1935||1935–1936|
|Meath||Green and gold|
|Offaly||Green, white and gold|
|Tipperary||Blue and gold||1930||1930||1927–1928|
|Waterford||Blue and white|
|Quarter-final 26 April||Kildare||3-3 – 9-11||Offaly||Naas|
|Semi-final 17 May||Laois||5-5 – 1-1||Offaly||O'Moore Park|
|Quarter-final 14 June||Meath||2-4 – 5-7||Dublin||Páirc Tailteann|
|Semi-final 12 July||Kilkenny||7-8 – 1-6||Dublin||Wexford Park|
|Final 26 July||Kilkenny||4-6 – 2-5||Laois||Nowlan Park|
|Quarter-final 17 May||Tipperary||10-2 – 3-4||Kerry||Mallow|
|First round 7 June||Clare||5-7 – 4-4||Waterford||Páirc Mac Gearailt|
|Quarter-final 5 July||Cork||3-7 – 4-4||Clare||Thurles Sportsfield|
|Quarter-final Replay 12 July||Cork||2-3 – 9-1||Clare||Gaelic Grounds|
|Semi-final 19 July||Tipperary||5-7 – 3-2||Clare||Cork Athletic Grounds|
|Final 1 August||Tipperary||4-6 – 8-5||Limerick||Thurles Sportsfield|
|Semi-final 15 August||Limerick||4-9 – 2-4||Galway||St. Cronan's Park|
|Final 6 September||Limerick||5-6 – 1-5||Kilkenny||Croke Park|
Referee: J O'Regan (Cork)
- The All-Ireland semi-final between Limerick and Galway is suspended ten minutes into the second half when a melee develops and a Galway player is knocked unconscious. At a subsequent meeting of the Gaelic Athletic Association's (GAA) Central Council, Limerick were awarded the title as Galway were suspended from the championship.
- Corry, Eoghan, The GAA Book of Lists (Hodder Headline Ireland, 2005).
- Donegan, Des, The Complete Handbook of Gaelic Games (DBA Publications Limited, 2005).
- "All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Roll of Honour". The GAA website. Retrieved 24 July 2011.