Sights & Attractions in The Northwest


Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Attic Memorial at Carrick Workhouse
Follow the stylized footprints of a mother and...
Museums / Galleries Carrick-on-Shannon
Belleek Pottery Ltd.
For generations the name Belleek has been...
Industrial Sites Ballyshannon
Bundoran Waterworld
When the weather closes in, retreat indoors at...
Spas Bundoran
Celtic Weave China
The fourth generation (since 1866) of the Daly...
Industrial Sites Ballyshannon
Costello Memorial Chapel
Ask at the tourist office for a free copy of the...
Religious Sites Carrick-on-Shannon
Built in 1878, Sligo Town's Courthouse is...
Government Buildings Sligo Town
Creevelea Abbey
A few minutes' walk along a footpath south of...
Religious Sites Lough Gill
One of Ireland's best megalithic court-tombs,...
Archaeological Sites Mullaghmore
Donegal Castle
Donegal Castle was built by clan leader Hugh...
Castles / Palaces Donegal Town
Drumcliff Tea House and Craft Shop
A good place to buy local crafts, books of W. B....
Stores / Malls Drumcliff
Franciscan Abbey
The ruins of the Franciscan Abbey, founded in...
Archaeological Sites Donegal Town
Glencolmcille Folk Village Museum
Walk through the beachfront Folk Village...
Museums / Galleries Gleann Cholm Cille (Glencolumbkille)
Glenveagh National Park
Bordered by the Derryveagh Mountains (Derryveagh...
Parks Glenveagh National Park
House of St. Columba
Atop the cliff rising north of the village,...
Religious Sites Gleann Cholm Cille (Glencolumbkille)
Killybegs International Carpet Making and Fishing Centre
High-quality hand-knotted and hand-tufted carpets...
Industrial Sites Killybegs
Lough Derg
From Whitsunday to the Feast of the Assumption...
Religious Sites Ballyshannon
The Model: Home of the Niland Collection
The main attraction at the Model, housed in a...
Museums / Galleries Sligo Town
Oideas Gael: Sport & Culture
If you fancy expanding your mind and horizons,...
Educational Institutions Donegal Town
Parke's Castle
This fortified house was built on the eastern...
Castles / Palaces Lough Gill
Rosapenna Hotel & Golf Resort
The ghost of Old Tom Morris is alive and...
Golf Course Glenveagh National Park
Slieve League Cultural Centre
Stop off at Tí Linn, the Slieve League Cultural...
Restaurants Killybegs
Slieve League Mountains
The dramatic Slieve League cliffs and mountains...
Mountains Killybegs
Sligo Abbey
A massive stone complex that is still redolent of...
Religious Sites Sligo Town
Sligo County Museum
The showpiece of this museum is its Yeats Hall,...
Museums / Galleries Sligo Town
St. Eunan's Cathedral
With its 212-foot-high spire St. Eunan's...
Religious Sites Letterkenny
St. George's Heritage & Visitor Centre
Restored by a local heritage group, St. George's...
Museums / Galleries Carrick-on-Shannon
St. John's Church
Designed in 1730 by Richard Castle—the...
Religious Sites Sligo Town
Yeats Memorial Building
An active hub for lectures, poetry readings,...
Museums / Galleries Sligo Town


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