Castles And Museums

Mayo – Westport Heritage Town

Westport is situated on the shores of Clew Bay, in the shadow of Croagh Patrick and is one of the planned towns in the country. Its history is brought alive in the Clew Bay Heritage Centre.

Meath – Hill of Tara

Though best known as the seat of the High Kings of Ireland, the Hill of Tara has been an important site since the late Stone Age when a passage-tomb was constructed there.

Meath – Kells Heritage Trail

Kells Heritage Centreis a new vibrant visitor attraction located in the Heritage Town of Kells.Housed in the beautifully restored Courthouse are a multi-media exhibition, a gift shop and tourist…

Trim Castle Meath

Trim Castle, the largest Anglo-Norman castle in Ireland, was constructed over a thirty-year period by Hugh de Lacy and his son Walter.

Tullamore Dew Heritage Centre

The Tullamore Dew Heritage Centre, housed in the 1897 Bonded Warehouse, relates the story of Tullamore Dew Whiskey/Irish Mist Liqueur and the development of the town.

Galway – Dun Aonghasa

Perched spectacularly on a cliff overlooking the Atlantic ocean, this is the largest of the prehistoric stone forts on the Aran Islands.