Irish Military Museum and Park
Just 5km from us is the The Irish Military Museum and Park. It's built on 5,000 square feet with tens of thousands of historic items on site and live events including re-enactments of historical battles. If you're brave enough you can even go for a ride in a tank!
Slane Castle & Distillery
Slane Castle, has been home to the Conyngham family since 1701. Now also home to Slane Castle Irish Whiskey, the Castle is world renowned for its world famous annual concerts and exclusive weddings & events. You can also avail of walking tours of the estate, guided tours of the castle and distillery, and different dining options at certain times.
Old Mellifont Abbey
Mellifont Abbey was the first Cistercian monastery in Ireland. St Malachy of Armagh created it in 1142 with the help of a small number of monks sent by St Bernard from Clairvaux. It was the main abbey in Ireland until it was closed in 1539, when it became a fortified house, and now lies in ruins. The Visitor Centre houses an interesting exhibition on the work of masons in the Middle Ages with fine examples of their craft on display.
Clogherhead, meaning "rocky headland" is a fishing village in County Louth. Located only 20 minutes from the circuit, about 12 km northeast of Drogheda. It is a popular location for all types of activities including, fishing, walking, sightseeing and water-based activities. The headland has a stunning walking trail from the village along steep sea cliffs to the nearby harbour of Port Oriel. At low tide, it is also possible to walk the beach as far as the Boyne Estuary.