Heritage/Visitor Centre   

Ireland is awash with fascinating Heritage and Visitor Centres, many on your doorstep and others only a short drive away. Below we've included some of the most popular ones. Click on a Heritage/Visitor Centre venue below to get more information.

Glasnevin Museum and Tours

Glasnevn Cemetery, Finglas Road, Glasnevin, Dublin 11

Glasnevin Museum and Tours
 
Glasnevin Cemetery Museum offers exciting and engaging education programmes for students of all ages. Students can learn about the events and personalities which shaped the course of Irish history 100 years ago through the guided tours of the cemetery, interactive exhibits and preparatory

GLASNEVIN MUSEUM AND TOURS

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

CARROWMORE MEGALITHIC CEMETERY

Arigna Mining Experience

Arigna, Co Roscommon.

Arigna Mining Experience
 
Come and take this unique underground tour in what was Irelands last working coal mine and see how coal was mined. This Energy Centre provides visitors with a unique insight into what coal mining life was like in the Arigna Valley, since its beginning in the 1700s until its closure in 1990

ARIGNA MINING EXPERIENCE

King Johns Castle

Kings Island, Limerick

King Johns Castle
 
Dont miss this amazing brand new castle visitor experience in the heart of Medieval Limerick. Features include a stunning interactive exhibition, an enhanced courtyard and battlements. Relax afterwards in the panoramic café. Learn about history in an enjoyable way Features

KING JOHNS CASTLE

West Cork Model Railway Village

The Station, Inchydoney Road, Clonakilty, Co. Cork

West Cork Model Railway Village
 
West Cork Model Railway Village Experience West Cork in miniature As Irelands only Model Village, the West Cork Model Railway Village in Clonakilty, Co. Cork is a fully scaled handmade model of the historic West Cork Railway Line with fully working trains and the towns that the railway s

WEST CORK MODEL RAILWAY VILLAGE

Bunratty Castle and Folk Park

Bunratty, Co. Clare

Bunratty Castle and Folk Park
 
Immerse yourself in Irish history with a visit to this astonishing journey through time, featuring a medieval castle and 19th century village. Explore the beautiful Folk Park, have some fun in the playground and wander through the magical Fairy Village. When you visit Bunratty Folk Park

BUNRATTY CASTLE AND FOLK PARK

Birr Castle Gardens and Science Centre

Rosse Row, Birr, Co. Offaly

Birr Castle Gardens and Science Centre
 
Birr Castle Gardens and Science Centre Created over generations, Birr Castle Gardens and Science Centre is an environmental and scientific time capsule, a living breathing evolving place of beauty and inspiration. They welcome you to visit one of Irelands most extraordinary places, open

BIRR CASTLE GARDENS AND SCIENCE CENTRE

Crag Cave

Castleisland, Co. Kerry

Crag Cave
 
Discovered in 1983 and thought to be over one million years old, Crag Cave is a magical wonderland of stalagmites and stalactites. It is an all weather visitor attraction, located in Castleisland Co. Kerry 2 km off the N21. The totally renovated and improved Cave Centre offers a renowned

CRAG CAVE
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