Colleges, Universities And Societies
The Rathcroghan landscape is perfectly suited to address a broad range of third level disciplines in the humanities. Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses and Heritage Groups and College Societies in History, Archaeology, Anthropology and Celtic Studies can benefit from the wealth of archaeological remains and story literature surrounding the UNESCO nominated Rathcroghan archaeological landscape.
Be guided through our award-winning museum and interpretive rooms by an experienced archaeologist before embarking on a custom built guided sites tour of Rathcroghan.
Should you wish to delve deeper into Roscommon’s uniquely preserved archaeological heritage as part of your trip, why not also include Roscommon Castle, Roscommon Abbey, Rindoon Castle and Medieval Settlement, Lough Key and Clonmacnoise.
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Group tour rate 10+): €4 pp interpretive room, €8 pp for sites tour, €10 pp for both
Group tour rate 20+): €4 pp interpretive room, €6 pp for sites tour, €8 pp for both
- Christa N
Standing on the site of such an important and pivotal place in Ireland's ancient history was a humbling experience. Add to that the incredible care taken by the knowledgeable ... read more
- Ann H
The visitors center here is built with nothing but what tourists can buy. However, the food and gift shop was quite good. It was a good place to relax after... read more
Visited this interpretive centre and site on the way back from Sligo. Very impressed with the centre - it is small but very well designed and has something for... read more
My husband, 3 and 5 year old visited Rathcroghan visitor centre last Saturday. We had a fantastic day there. The centre itself has a nicely sized museum with lots of... read more
Excellent tour with Mike our guide highly recommended went down into the cave of cats the birthplace of Halloween. Superb stories so well told managed to keep my 6 and... read more
Tuesday morning. We had a wonderful Irish breakfast at the lovely cafe in the centre. I booked the guided tour for 12 noon the next day. Arrived at 11.30 am... read more
We spent several hours with our guide, Elaine, who was incredibly knowledgeable about Celtic history and folklore. It was fun to begin our trip to Ireland by learning so much... read more
- Alison R
This Visitors Centre is a real find for anyone interested in the Celts and the Iron Age or generally any aspect of Ireland's rural heritage. I was so impressed with... read more
This site is nominated as a Unesco World Heritage Site for a reason. This is the epicenter of the greatest oral epic in Irish History - Ireland's equivalent of the... read more
Our visit to Rathcroghan combined myth, history and archeology to provide a wonderful appreciation of this exceptional site. Our guide, Mike, gave us a lively account of the Táin and... read more