Hill of Tara
At the heart of the Boyne Valley is the Hill of Tara, a site long associated the High Kings of Ireland. See the Stone of Destiny (Lia Fail) that held the inaugural feasts as kings were approved by Goddess Maeve. It at this sacred place that St Patrick confronted the ancient religion of the Celts. It is one of the largest Celtic complexes in all of Europe and has been a very special place for thousands of years.
Just 35 minutes from our centre and can be visited along with other sites in the Boyne Valley. Guide books and maps are available in our coffee shop and centre. Feel free to spend a few days discovering all that Ireland's Ancient East has to offer while you stay with us: