Visiting a museum
Discover what life was like during the 1800's in Ireland. An authentic Irish cottage which has been preserved for future generations.
The original chimney and furniture are still on display
Open during the holiday season
Saturday: 10:30 am - 1:30pm & 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Sunday: 2:00 - 5:00pm
Sligo County Museum
Discover a large collection of exhibits detailing Sligo's rich stone age history or discover the Yeats room which is full of manuscripts, newspaper clippings detailing the life of poet William Butler Yeats.
May - September: 9:30am - 12:30pm & 2:00pm - 4:30pm
October - April: 9:30 am - 12:30pm
Closed Sundays & Mondays
Sligo Folk Park
Sligo Folk Park is located in the beautiful village of Riverstown, County Sligo. This community based attraction provides a true experience of rural life and Irish heritage at the turn of the late 19th Century.
The Folk Park is set in the grounds of the authentically restored Millview House, which was originally built in 1873 by George Reid a farmer, shoemaker and the local church sexton.
Stroll around the park and visit the wonderful museum and evocative exhibition hall which houses one of Ireland’s finest collections of rural history and agricultural artefacts.
10am to 5pm: Monday to Friday (closed bank holidays)
Price per person: €5.00 pp
Family of 2 adults and 2 children: €15.00
Family of 2 adults and 3 or more children: €20.00
Group rate (20 or more people): €4.00
Concessionary rates: €4.00
Spanish Armada Visitor Centre
On that fateful day back in September 1588, three Spanish Armada ships wrecked of Streedagh beach. Discover the history of the Spanish Armada and the fate of the sailors onboard the three ships which wrecked at Streedagh beach with the loss of many lives.
10pm to 4pm: Saturdays, Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays