6 Accommodation, 10 Things to do
Slane is synonymous with its 18th-century castle and mega-concerts, but the town itself boasts no end of heritage gems. From its central octagon, built around four Georgian houses, to the hill on which St. Patrick lit his paschal fire, this estate town has long since come into its own.
The museum is the cottage birthplace of World War I poet, Francis E. Ledwidge. It is a perfect example of a 19th Century farm labourer's cottage and was purchased and restored by the Francis Ledwidge Museum Committee in 1981.
This museum, in Slane County Meath, is the cottage birthplace of WWI poet, Francis E Ledwidge. It is a perfect example of a 19th Century farm labourer's cottage and was purchased and restored by the Francis Ledwidge Museum Committee in 1981.
The Hill of Slane rises 158 metres above the surrounding countryside and can be seen from the Hill at Tara, 16 kilometres away.
Slane Electric Bikes are part of the Electric Escapes network and use the same high standard Kalkhoff electric bicycles to provide the longest range and safest travel throughout the Boyne Valley.
Rock Farm Slane in County Meath is a boutique campsite and outdoor activity centre based on an organic farm on the Slane Castle Estate. The farm hosts couples, families, solo adventure seekers and large groups on the campsite.
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