Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre, in Donore, County Meath, interprets the Neolithic monuments of Newgrange, Knowth and Dowth. The extensive exhibition includes a full scale replica of the chamber at the World Heritage Site of Newgrange, as well as a full model of one of the smaller tombs at Knowth.
All admissions to Newgrange and Knowth are through the visitor centre, there is no direct access to these monuments. Visitors are brought from the visitor centre to the monuments by shuttle bus. This is a very busy site and visitors may experience a delay during the summer months.
Audio Visual Presentation
Seating: 30 - Duration: 7 mins - Language: English - Irish - French - German - Italian – Spanish
Feb – Apr Daily 9.30 – 17.30.
May daily 9.00 – 18.30.
Jun – Mid Sept daily 09.00 – 19.00.
Mid Sep – End Sep daily 09.00 – 18.30.
Oct daily 09.30 – 17.30.
Nov – Jan daily 09.00 – 17.00.
Newgrange open all year round.
Knowth open Early April – October.
Visits last between 1-3 hours. Leaflets/Guide Booklets: English - Irish - French - German - Italian - Spanish – Japanese.
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