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Newgrange Farm is a 333 acre farm situated in the beautiful and historic Boyne Valley and surrounds the famous national monument of Newgrange, in County Meath.
The Megalithic Passage Tombs of Newgrange, Knowth and Dowth, in the present day County of Meath, were built around 3200BC making them older than Stonehenge in England and the Pyramids of Giza in Egypt.
Found in County Meath, the early monastic site of Killary lies about 25 minutes northeast of Kells. Today, there are the remains of two high crosses and a church, and nearby, the monastic site of Knock.
Slane Castle is a picturesque and famous castle, located in the midst of a huge estate in the heart of the Boyne Valley. Only twenty-five minutes from Dublin Airport, it holds the annual Slane Concert event within its grounds.
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.
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