Attractions   

Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Modern Art

Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Modern Art

Located in Dublins city centre, the Hugh Lane Gallery houses one of Irelands foremost collections of modern and contemporary art. The original collection, donated by the Gallerys founder Sir Hugh Lane, has now grown to include almost 2000 artworks, ranging from the Impressionist masterpiec

Charlemont House, Parnell Square North, Dublin 1.
Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery

Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery

The largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in Ireland and is also among the countrys oldest. Over 60 tombs have been located by archaeologists, the oldest pre-date Newgrange by some 700 years. A restored cottage houses a small exhibition relating to the site. Restricted access in centre for

Sligo
Ballyhack Castle

Ballyhack Castle

The castle, a large tower house, is thought to have been built c. 1450 by the Knights Hospitallers of St. John, one of the two great military orders founded at the beginning of the 12th century at the time of the Crusades. Admission Prices Adults EUR 1.60
Children EUR 1.00 Opening Ho

Ballyhack, Co. Wexford
Rock of Cashel

Rock of Cashel

A spectacular group of medieval buildings set on a outcrop of limestone in the Golden Vale. Includes the 12th century round tower, High Cross and Romanesque Chapel, 13th century Gothic cathedral, 15th century castle and the restored Hall of the Vicars Opening Times Opening and closing ti

Cashel, Co Tipperary,
Portumna Castle

Portumna Castle

The great semi-fortified house at Portumna was built before 1618 by Richard Burke or de Burgo, 4th Earl of Clanricarde. It was the main seat of the de Burgo family for over 200 years, until it was gutted by fire in 1826. The ground floor of the house is now open to the public. To the north

Portumna, Galway.
Dublin Castle

Dublin Castle

Built between 1208 and 1220, this complex represents some of the oldest surviving architecture in the city, and was the centre of English power in Ireland for over seven centuries until it was taken of by the Irish Free State in 1922. Highlights include the 13th-century record tower, the l

Palace Street, off Dame Street, Dublin 2.
Leap Castle

Leap Castle

Leap Castle, Known as Irelands most haunted castle is only open to visitors on request. Small groups catered for and Banquets on request. The OCarrolls, princes of Ely, built it as their main stronghold in 1250 A.D. It was erected on a most commanding site facing the Great Pass through t

Clareen, Birr, Co Offaly.
Castle Ward

Castle Ward

Castle Ward is full of personality. Situated in a stunning location overlooking Strangford Lough, the lawns rise up to the unique 18th century house and its Gothic facade. This fascinating house features both Gothic and Classical styles of architectural treatment, internally and externally

Castle Ward Strangford, Downpatrick, Co. Down, BT30 7LS.

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