Along the Wild Atlantic Way

The largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in Ireland, with monuments ranging from 5000 to 5800 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 uneven terrain.

Highlights
  • The largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in Ireland
  • Monuments ranging from 5000 to 5800 years old
  • A restored cottage houses an exhibition relating to the site
Open

Open Daily March to October

March 28 to November 03: 
Daily 10:00–18:00

Last admission: 17:00

Prices

Admission Prices 2019

Adult: €5.00
Senior (aged 65+): €4.00
Student (with valid ID): €3.00
Child: €3.00
Family: €13.00

Useful Information

PARKING: Parking available

ACCESSIBILITY: Access to the tombs may be difficult for people with disabilities. Visitors are advised to wear shoes suitable for uneven terrain.

Getting There

5km from Sligo / Dublin road off the N4 at N4 – R292 junction
4km from Sligo town centre. Follow R292 Strandhill

Map Location: 54.250807, -8.519323
Contact Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery

Carrowmore, Co. Sligo, Ireland


Eircode: F91 E638
T: +353 (0)71 916 1534
E: carrowmoretomb@opw.ie
W:
www.heritageireland.ieennorth-westcarrowmoremegalithiccemetery
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