Kells

  1. Peoples Park and Spire of Loyd

    Kells, Meath

    The Peoples Park is 3km northwest of Kells in County Meath. Its most impressive feature is the Spire of Loyd. At over 30m high this tower has a lantern round the top, in the manner of a lighthouse. The views from the tower are spectacular. Read more

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  2. Skryne Church

    Kells, Meath

    A 15th Century church ruin, known locally as Skryne Tower, perches atop The Hill of Skryne. Read more

  3. Kells Slí na Sláinte

    Kells, Meath

    The Kells Slí na Sláinte is a 3km route (6km return) and skirts most of the notable heritage buildings and monuments within the town. It commences at the Heritage Centre adjacent to the Market Cross. Read more

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  4. Teach Cuailgne/Cooley House

    Kells, Meath

    Teach Cuailgne is a modern family home in Carlanstown outside the heritage town of Kells, where the Book of Kells was written. It is 40 minutes from Dublin and has easy access to the Boyne Valley, especially Newgrange, Loughcrew, Headfort golf Club, Dublin Airport, fishing on Boyne, Blackwater & all amenities. Read more

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  5. Woodfield Open Farm

    Kells, Meath

    Woodfield Open Farm provides the opportunity to see traditional farm animals and sample home cooking in the Rustic coffee shop. Read more

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  6. Martry Mill

    Kells, Meath

    Martry Mill is a family run watermill on the River Blackwater operating since 1641. Read more

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  7. Ardmulchan Church

    Kells, Meath

    Ruins of Ardmulchan Church and Graveyard date back to the late 12th Century. The ground floor of the square bell tower remains almost intact. Read more

  8. Hay Kells Book Festival

    Kells, Meath

    The Irish offshoot of the Hay Festival in Wales, this event hosts authors, performers, historians, chefs, children's writers and anyone that can be read and enjoyed by the general public. Read more

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  9. Headfort Arms Hotel

    Kells, Meath

    The Duff family have been welcoming guests to the Headfort Arms Hotel for almost 40 years. It is located in the heritage town of Kells in the Boyne Valley, only one hour from Dublin. Read more

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  10. Birchwood

    Kells, Meath

    Birchwood Bed and Breakfast is a modern farmhouse, located at Balrath, just ten minutes from Kells town, County Meath. Read more

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