When tourists hit Ireland they immediately think of the Blarney Stone and Rock of Cashel , but do they think of Drogheda ? Well actually YES.
Drogheda is the home of , or the closest town to …
Newgrange ( Bru na Boinne Visitor Centre )
— and several other neolithic tombs ( Knowth etc )
The Battle of the Boyne ( Oldbridge Visitor Centre )
Millmount ( Museum & Visitor Centre )
Beaulieu House & Gardens
The T.L.T. ( state of the art theater , home to Ireland’s Got Talent TV show )
Oliver Plunkets Head ( yes as gruesome as it sounds )
A wealth of historic structures in the town ( Laurences gate anyone )
As Ireland’s largest town , near to Dublin ( and its port / airport ) , Drogheda has a vast selection of Bars and Restaurants , nightlife , hotels , golf clubs ( Seapoint , Bettystown , Baltray ) , minutes from several of Ireland’s best beaches , amazing shopping ..
So if you looking for somewhere to visit , that has something for everyone , Drogheda hits the spot ( hits several spots ! ). So why not give us a visit and see what your missing !