Ceide Fields Visitor Centre

Beneath the wild boglands of North Mayo lie the Ceide Fields, the most extensive stone age monument in the world: field systems, dwelling areas and megalithic tombs of 5,000 years ago. In addition, the wild flora of the bog is of international importance and is bounded by some of the most spectacular rock formations and cliffs in Ireland.

Location

Ballycastle Co. Mayo

History

Beneath the wild boglands of North Mayo lie the Ceide Fields, the most extensive stone age monument in the world: field systems, dwelling areas and megalithic tombs of 5,000 years ago. In addition, the wild flora of the bog is of international importance and is bounded by some of the most spectacular rock formations and cliffs in Ireland. The Visitor Centre houses displays and exhibitions in English and Irish. (Script of exhibition available in French, German and Italian). Access for people with disabilities to ground floor of centre and to tearooms. Special parking may be arranged by prior arrangement. As much of the tour is outdoors, visitors are advised to wear weather-protective closing and shoes suitable for walking over uneven terrain.

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Admission

Adult EUR 3.10 Child EUR 1.20 Student EUR 1.20 Senior EUR 2.20 Family EUR 7.60 Group EUR 2.20

Information

Leaflets: Yes Guided Tours: Yes Audio Visual: Yes Exhibition: Yes

Opening Times

Mid March - May Daily 10:00-17:00 June - September Daily 10:00-18:00 October - November Daily 10:00-17:00 Last tour 1 hour before closing. Advance bookings for groups.

Visit Length

1hr

Facilities

Restaurant: Yes Car Park: Yes Coach Park: Yes Disabled Access: Yes

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