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Dowth Hall

Photo credit - Eamonn Gosling Masterpiece Aerial Photography 

Please note: Dowth Hall is not open to the public at this. More details on the Boyne Valley National Park will be announched in due course. 

The Boyne Valley National Park will be the 7th in Ireland and will join Wild Nephin in Mayo, The Wicklow Mountains National Park, The Burren National Park in Clare, Killarney National Park in Kerry, Glenveagh National Park in Donegal and Connemara National Park in Galway. 

Dowth Hall


Co. Meath

(not open to the public at present)


Bech-Bailey at Slane Castle

Slane Castle are delighted to host Jordan and Majken from Bech-Bailey to celebrate Samhain at Slane Castle. 
This exclusive dining experiences will take place from Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th October.

✨Tickets and/or overnight accommodation at the Castle ✨

+353 (0) 41 988 4477

Slane, Co. Meath,
Thu, Oct 26 2023, 6:30pm - Sun, Oct 29 2023, 10pm



We will be re-starting the Farm Tours and Shop with market stalls on Thursday 28th March.

Tours will be at 11am and 2pm and bookable online and the shop/market will be open between 11am and 2pm.

The Tours give a fascinating insight into this pioneering 90-acre organic farm and ecotourism destination on the historic Slane Castle Estate.

041988 4861



Rock Farm

Slane, Co. Meath, C15 FNP4
Thu, Mar 28 2024, 11am - Sun, Oct 27 2024, 2pm

Return of Rock LIVE at Slane Castle

Rock returns to Slane Castle on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th September with two outstanding tribute bands venerating iconic acts from past gigs at the Boyne Valley venue. The Castle Courtyard is the venue and a variety of ticket types are on offer – day, weekend and VIP overnight packages. It’s like a festival in miniature complete with wood fire barbeque featuring the best of local produce, Slane Whiskey Cocktails and of course an ice cream van. 

Oasis at Slane Castle by Jill Furmanovsky
+353 (0) 41 988 4477

Slane, Co. Meath,
Sat, Sep 9 2023, 2pm - Sun, Sep 10 2023, 9pm

Meath Beo at Slane Castle

A live acoustic Irish music event featuring traditional musicians. This is always a very popular event with top quality performers.

The event takes place in the Castle Ballroom which is renowned for perfect acoustics.

Jennifer Leahy is a harpist from Kells, County Meath. She began learning the harp at the age of six with Dearbhail Finnegan and has since gone on to study with Gráinne Hambly at Maynooth University.

Meath Beo at Slane Castle

Slane Castle,


Co Meath
Sun, Oct 8 2023, 6 - 8pm

Afternoon Tea at Slane Castle

Treat yourself and someone you love to an elegant Afternoon Tea at Slane Castle.

Reservations available from 12 noon to 2pm. The cost is €45 per person.

Book online at

Slane Castle
+353 (0) 41 988 4477

Slane, Co. Meath
, -6.561405450803698
Sat, May 6 2023, 12 - 2pm

Mother's Day Events at Slane Castle

Treat your mother like a queen for Mother’s Day
How do you make your mum feel like a queen? The answer is easy - take her to Slane Castle for a right royal celebration. Choose from a special Afternoon Tea for Mums on Saturday 18th March or  Mother’s Day Lunch on the big day itself, Sunday 19th March. 

Slane Castle
+353 (0) 41 988 4477

Slane, Co. Meath
Sat, Mar 18 - Sun, Mar 19 2023, All day

Easter at Newgrange Farm

Easter Weekend 8th- 10th April

This Easter we are having two sessions daily for entry to the Farm

Morning Session Arrival from 10.00am – Depart by 1.30pm

Afternoon Session Arrival from 2.00pm – Depart 5.30pm

From 10.45am to 12.45pm and from 2.45pm to 4.45pm daily we will be running four competitions situated around the Farm – Hook A Duck, Bunny Throw, Lollipop Game and a Colouring Competition. All children will receive something small for taking part in each competition with different prizes for winners.

Easter at Newgrange Farm
041 98 24119

Slane, Co Meath
Sat, Apr 8 - Mon, Apr 10 2023, All day

Seasonal Sundays at Slane Castle- Sunday lunch and storytelling

Slane Castle has announced a superb new option for Sunday lunch on the last Sunday of every month. It’s Seasonal Sundays at Slane Castle taking place in the classic Gandon Room. Seasonal Sundays is a delicious two course seasonal buffet lunch followed by a storytelling session. It’s all about local flavours – the menu is based around seasonal ingredients sourced nearby and at Rock Farm, their own organic farm, while the after lunch tales will also have a decidedly local resonance too. 

Gandon Restaurant at Slane Castle
+353 (0) 41 988 4477

Slane, Co. Meath
Sun, Jan 29 2023, 2 - 4pm