Beneath the wild boglands of North Mayo lies 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.
Pictures and text courtesy of HeritageIreland.ie.
Note: Map is an approximate indication ONLY. Please contact Céide Fields for directions and precise location prior to your visit.