Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery





This is the largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in Ireland and is also among the country’s oldest, with monuments ranging from five and a half thousand to six and a half thousand years old. Archaeologists have recorded over 60 tombs of which 30 are visible. A restored cottage houses an exhibition relating to the site.
Access to the tombs may be difficult for people with disabilities. Visitors are advised to wear shoes suitable for walking on uneven terrain.

Guided tours:  Maximum Number: 40
Duration: 45 mins – 1 hr.

Leaflet: English leaflet and guide book for sale. Self – guiding information in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Polish, Japanese, Hungarian, Czech, Danish, Russian, Portuguese, Basque and Irish.


Address

Carrowmore,
Sligo.
carrowmoretomb@opw.ie
Phone: 071 916 1534
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