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Places to Visit in Donore, County Meath, Republic of Ireland

Brú na Boinne Vistor Centre, Donore

Brú na Boinne Vistor Centre

County Meath
Tel: +353 41 9880300
Fax +353 41 982 3071
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Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre, open in 1997, is designed to present the archaeological heritage of the Boyne Valley, which includes the megalithic passage tombs of Newgrange and Knowth. The Centre is the starting point for all visits to both monuments, and contains extensive interpretative displays and viewing areas.

All visitors wishing to visit Newgrange and Knowth must begin their visit at the Visitor Centre. There is no direct access to these monuments. All admission tickets are issued at Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre.

• Last tour of monuments 1hour 30mins. before closing time of the Centre

• Last admission to Visitor Centre 45 mins. before closing

• All groups of 15 or more must book in advance.

Please note that this is a very busy site and visitors must expect a delay in the summer months if visiting Newgrange and Knowth and access is not guaranteed. Groups which have pre-booked are expected at Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre at the appointed time, not at the monuments.

Historic House, Tea Room, Car Park,

South of the river Boyne on the L21, 2km west of Donore. Sign-posted from Drogheda (off N1), and from Slane (off N2).

In case of alteration, please check prices, opening times and any specific important information before booking or visiting

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