History & Heritage

Incredible new find as dry weather reveals Bronze Age cemetery in Boyne Valley

The dry weather this summer continues to bring out new discoveries in the Boyne Valley, or highlight exisiting ones. At Discover Boyne Valley we are very excited to see that one of our members, Noel Meehan of Copter View Aerial Productions, has taken some amazing images of a possible Bronze Age cemetery, consisting of a barrow burial mounds (one a triple ring barrow) and enclosures.

How To Accidentally Visit Ireland’s Trim Castle River Walk and Ruins

"Not knowing anything about Trim, Ireland is just further evidence of all the interesting places there are to see and explore in the world.  Trim is believed to date to the 5th century when it was founded by St. Patrick, and left to Lommán, patron saint of Trim" - https://wandertoes.com/trim-castle-river-walk-ireland/

Published on June 4th 2018

All aboard for the Irish Maritime Festival this weekend in Drogheda

The award-winning Irish Maritime festival is back! Taking place this weekend in Drogheda Port, it’s a super-sized maritime celebration and it suitable for all ages. Hosted by Louth County Council and Drogheda Port Company in conjunction with Virgin Media, the event takes over the town for a wonderful weekend of maritime activities.


Parade of Sail: Friday 15th June, 12noon


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