Carrowmore holds 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.
Guided tours: Maximum Number: 40
Duration: 45 mins - 1 hr.
Location: 5km from Sligo / Dublin road off the N4 at N4 - R292 junction
4km from Sligo town centre: follow R292 Strandhill.
Open 5th April to 10th October
Daily 10.00 - 18.00
Last admission at 17.00hrs.
Average length of visit: 1.5 hours
E Adult: €3.00
Exhibition, toilets, carpark - all accessible to people with disabilities