Drogheda Historic Trail | Discover Boyne Valley Meath, Ireland

Drogheda Historic Trail

  • Region: Drogheda ,
  • Drogheda

Over 800 years, Drogheda has been the stage for many of the events that have shaped Ireland’s destiny.

At one time, it could have been regarded as Ireland’s capital city; centuries later, it was port of departure for thousands of desperate famine victims. And in 1649, it became synonymous with one of the blackest chapters in Ireland’s history when Oliver Cromwell unleashed a degree of ruthlessness that still stirs emotions.

Steeped in history, Drogheda is a town with a story around every corner. Take an hour or so to explore it and be rewarded by stories that took centuries to write.

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WhiteRiver Karting
Region: Drogheda

Adventure Activities & Family Fun

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The Barbican Centre
Region: Drogheda

Music, Arts & Irish Culture

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Skylight Gallery
Region: Drogheda

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Listoke Distillery & Gin School
Region: Drogheda | Slane

Boyne Valley Brewing, Cider Making & Distilling Tours

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Laytown Races
Region: Drogheda

Horseracing and Equestrian

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Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery
Region: Drogheda

Music, Arts & Irish Culture

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Funtasia Bettystown & Drogheda
Region: Drogheda

Adventure Activities & Family Fun

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Balrath Wood - Forest Walk
Region: Drogheda | Navan | Slane

Walking

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Droichead Arts Centre
Region: Drogheda

Music, Arts & Irish Culture

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Boyne Valley Wools
Region: Drogheda | Slane

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Boyne Greenway
Region: Drogheda

Blueways & Greenways | Walking

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Boyne Boats
Region: Drogheda | Slane

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Boann Distillery
Region: Drogheda

Boyne Valley Brewing, Cider Making & Distilling Tours

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Bellewstown Races
Region: Drogheda

Horseracing and Equestrian

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Sage and Stone
Region: Drogheda | Slane

Crafts & Retail

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Tara Lounge at CityNorth Hotel
Region: Drogheda | South East Meath

Hotel Dining

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Sage & Stone
Region: Drogheda | Slane

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Odd Mollies
Region: Drogheda

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Monasterboice Inn
Region: Drogheda | Slane

Gastro Pubs

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Glyde Inn
Region: Drogheda

Gastro Pubs

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Donegan's Pub
Region: Drogheda | Slane

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Dan Kelly's Cider
Region: Drogheda

Boyne Valley Brewing, Cider Making & Distilling Tours

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Boann Distillery
Region: Drogheda

Boyne Valley Brewing, Cider Making & Distilling Tours

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Five Good Things
Region: Drogheda

Cafes

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Listoke Distillery & Gin School
Region: Drogheda

Boyne Valley Brewing, Cider Making & Distilling Tours

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79 West Street
Region: Drogheda

Gastro Pubs

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Sonairte Cafe
Region: Drogheda

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The Punt Pub
Region: Drogheda

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