Iron Age 600 BC > 400 AD

This was the period of Celtic ideas spreading into Ireland. Settlement and burial evidence is scarce during this period. The La Tene style evolved using spirals and stylized animals. This was the period when the Royal sites of Tara, Rathcrogan, and Navan were built for ritual and ceremonial activity. Other monuments from this period include…Ring Barrows, Hillforts, Linear earthworks, Ring ditches.

Navan Fort, Armagh, County Armagh 95BC


An ancient capital, The legend of Emain Macha & a Barbary macaque Navan Fort or 'Emain Macha' is one of Ireland's most important ancient monuments. According to mythology, this was one of the [...]

Navan Fort, Armagh, County Armagh 95BC2020-05-06T19:09:40+00:00