Kells

The Hinterland Literature & Arts Festival is back with another stellar line up of guests.  The heritage town of Kells will play host to 50 events over four days including some of Ireland’s leading authors including John Boyne (My Brother’s Name is Jessica), Liz Nugent (Skin Deep), Sinead Gleeson (Constellations) & Hugo Hamilton (The Speckled People).

Meath County Council Arts Office is delighted to present a new exhibition by the Kells Heritage Art Group entitled: A Sense of Place.

A great day out, with lots of family fun for all.

Moynalty Steam Threshing is in its 44th year in 2019. Threshing by steam flail and cutting corn by horse.

Highlights include:

  • Steam arena
  • Childrens' amusements
  • Timber sports and lots more

Music on the day, including: 

Martry Mill is one of the few working watermills in Ireland. The Tallon family have been producing stoneground wholemeal flour since 1859.

We supply bakeries, supermarkets and shops around Meath with our wholemeal flour and supply directly from the mill. We’re open for tours if you want to see the milling process and learn about the history of the building, the flour and the area.

The Courtyard is located in the heart of the Meath countryside near Kells in Co. Meath.

More than 8500 Sq ft are filled with unique gifts and household accessories that are certain to please the discerning shopper. Amenities feature a coffee shop with an open log fire and ample free parking in a parkland setting.

Amble at your leisure through an ever changing range of pictures, baskets, clocks, candles, poetry, tablecloths, napkins
and much, much more.

Kells, or Ceanannas Mór, meaning Great Fort, was known to be a royal residence before St. Colmcille established a religious settlement in Kells in 550. It is considered by many historians to be one of the most important monastic sites in Ireland. A walk through the town will lead visitors to realise that its physical treasures are the monastic layout of the town. The trail commences at the Town Hall and Tourist information point (located beside the Headfort Arms Hotel at Headfort Place) where you will find parking.

Please view our brochure for further information or view our current special offers here

Clonabreany House and Courtyard lies at the gateway to the Boyne Valley near Crossakiel.  The four star approved cottages surround a large car free courtyard, with ample parking to the rear.  Includes a cosy private country bar and restaurant for up to 60 people.  All cottages provide luxury and comfort with modern facilities, whilst retaining the character of each house and historical charm of this beautiful court-yard.  The cottages are fully furnished with fitted kitchens and luxury bathrooms and provide flexible accommodation, sleeping up to 84 people.  Id

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