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.

Fota House and Gardens

Carrigtohill, Co. Cork

Fota House and Gardens
 
Fota House is a fabulous regency style great country house situated in East Cork. It has been restored and conserved by the Irish Heritage Trust who share the magnificent surroundings by way of public guided tours from April to September inclusive. Visitors can discover fascinating insi

FOTA HOUSE AND GARDENS

DoDublin Hop on Hop Off Tour

59 Upper OConnell Street, Dublin 1

DoDublin Hop on Hop Off Tour
 
Have you done Dublin with the famous DoDublin Tour? The DoDublin Hop on Hop off Tour is a great value day out for all the family in Dublins historical and picturesque city centre. 2 kids go free with every adult ticket purchased The Hop on Hop off tour has over 30 stops located at the be

DODUBLIN HOP ON HOP OFF TOUR

Marble Arch Caves

43 Marlbank Rd, Legnabrocky, Florencecourt, Enniskillen, BT74 8DS

Marble Arch Caves
 
The Marble Arch Caves are one of Europes finest showcaves and allow visitors to explore a fascinating, natural underworld of rivers, winding passages and lofty chambers. Lively and informative guides conduct tours past a bewildering variety of cave formations. Stalactites glisten above st

MARBLE ARCH CAVES

Russborough House and Parklands

Blessington, Co. Wicklow

Russborough House and Parklands
 
The building of Russborough House commenced in 1741 and took almost 10 years to complete.Designed by the German Architect Richard Cassels it has the longest façade of any house in Ireland. It is a stunning Palladian Mansion which houses one of the most impressive private art collec

RUSSBOROUGH HOUSE AND PARKLANDS

The Irish National Heritage Park

Ferrycarrig, Wexford

The Irish National Heritage Park
 
Take an incredible journey through 9,000 years of Irelands past. Stretches over 35 acres of woodland, wetland, estuary and uplands you will visit the homesteads, places of rituals and learn about the burial rituals of our long vanished ancestors. The world you enter is an authentic recre

THE IRISH NATIONAL HERITAGE PARK

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

Lullymore Heritage and Discovery Park

Rathangan, Co. Kildare

Lullymore Heritage and Discovery Park
 
Lullymore Heritage Discovery Park was recently transformed – the great mix of play and education remains but this year, extensive new additions will truly astound and bring the past to life: - Meet a holographic new stone age farmer and 1798 rebel. - Visit our monk hard at work

LULLYMORE HERITAGE AND DISCOVERY PARK

EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

CHQ, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1

EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum
 
EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum is a state-of-the-art interactive experience located in the beautiful vaults of CHQ in Dublins Docklands. Over the centuries, some 10 million people have left the island of Ireland. At EPIC you can step through 20 themed galleries to find out why people l

EPIC THE IRISH EMIGRATION MUSEUM
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