Really Really Old!

Navan Fort, Armagh, County Armagh 95BC

2019-06-26T06:59:28+00:00

The 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 95BC2019-06-26T06:59:28+00:00

Knowth Passage Tomb, Donore. County Meath 3000BC

2019-06-26T20:52:03+00:00

A UNESCO World Heritage Site with Europe's greatest collection of Megalithic Art in a single location! Knowth is Ireland's most spectacular complex of prehistoric passage tombs. This World Heritage site dates from about [...]

Knowth Passage Tomb, Donore. County Meath 3000BC2019-06-26T20:52:03+00:00

The Ceide Fields, Ballycastle. County Mayo c.3000BC

2019-06-27T06:07:11+00:00

The World's oldest field system The Céide Fields are the oldest known and most extensive stone age field systems in the world covering 1,500 hectares. This open air archaeological site is made up [...]

The Ceide Fields, Ballycastle. County Mayo c.3000BC2019-06-27T06:07:11+00:00

Lambay Island, lies off north County Dublin

2019-06-27T06:16:28+00:00

Interesting historic island full of wildlife Lambay lies 4km off the north County Dublin coast and is the eastern most point of Ireland. In the Neolithic period it was used as a production site [...]

Lambay Island, lies off north County Dublin2019-06-27T06:16:28+00:00

Ballybrack Dolmen, Ballybrack. County Dublin 2500BC

2019-06-27T06:21:08+00:00

A 4500 year old dolmen in the middle of a housing estate in south Dublin This Dolmen is located in Ballybrack in south County Dublin dates from approx 2500BC. It granite capstone has [...]

Ballybrack Dolmen, Ballybrack. County Dublin 2500BC2019-06-27T06:21:08+00:00

Loughcrew, Oldcastle. County Meath  3200BC      

2019-06-27T10:39:18+00:00

The best kept archaeological secret in Ireland..Shhh! Loughcrew has been described as ‘Ireland’s greatest archaeological secret’ and is one of the BIG 4 megalithic sites of Ireland (the others being Carrowkeel, Carrowmore and [...]

Loughcrew, Oldcastle. County Meath  3200BC      2019-06-27T10:39:18+00:00

Srahwee Wedge Tomb, Cregganbaun. County Mayo c.2000BC

2019-06-27T12:10:26+00:00

One of Ireland's finest wedge tombs, An altar, A holy well & A forest frozen in time Srahwee Wedge Tomb is located beside the 'main road' through the village of Cregganbaun in County [...]

Srahwee Wedge Tomb, Cregganbaun. County Mayo c.2000BC2019-06-27T12:10:26+00:00

The Kilternan Dolmen, Kilternan. County Dublin c.2500BC

2019-06-29T06:34:01+00:00

A heavy weight dolmen hidden in south County Dublin The Kilternan Dolmen is located in south Dublin near the village of Kilternan. This national monument  is believed to have the second heaviest cap [...]

The Kilternan Dolmen, Kilternan. County Dublin c.2500BC2019-06-29T06:34:01+00:00

The Beltany Stone Circle, Raphoe. County Donegal c.1400BC

2019-06-30T19:09:45+00:00

One of the largest, earliest & most beautiful stone circles in Ireland The Beltany Stone Circle is one of the largest and earliest stone circles in Ireland with a diameter of 145-feet. It [...]

The Beltany Stone Circle, Raphoe. County Donegal c.1400BC2019-06-30T19:09:45+00:00