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Heritage Sites in Dublin Area

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Russborough House

Blessington, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
Russborough was built for Joseph Leeson, later Earl of Milltown. Building began in 1741 and took ten years to complete. The architect was Richard Castle (Cassells). The house is built of granite and is in the Palladian style.
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Newgrange/Brú na Bóinne

Newgrange/Brú na BóinneDonore, Co. Meath, Ireland
Newgrange is undoubtedly one of IrelandÂ’s most significant and most spectacular passage-grave (a passage tomb covered by a large mound). It dates from 3000BC. It has also the special quality in that on every 21 December the sun shines directly through it,
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Festina Lente

Festina LenteOld Connaught Avenue, Bray, Co. Wicklow
Festina Lente is home to one of Ireland's largest Walled Victorian Gardens and contains many beautiful features and stunning fauna and flora. Festina Lente is also home to a large Equestrian Centre offering many different types of horse riding lessons.
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Battle of the Boyne Site

Oldbridge, Co. Meath, Ireland
Site of the Battle of the Boyne, an important date in Irish history, between the Williamite and Jacobite forces, in July 1690.
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Maynooth Castle

Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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Loughcrew Cairns

Loughcrew, Oldcastle, Co. Meath, Ireland
The Loughcrew Cairns, are a group of Neolithic passage tombs dating to 3000BC. Stunning views of Ireland as well as these magnificent ancient tombs make this place well worth a visit. No wheelchair access unfortunately.
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Avoca, Co Wicklow, Ireland
Commenced only in 1995, this 3.5 acre garden was a prize winner for Design in the All Ireland Gardens Competition in 1999. Specimen trees, old roses, woodland, parterre, Japanese meditation area, Chinese bridge to island and brook. Only open to...
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Kells High Cross and Round Tower

Kells, Co. Meath, Ireland
As one of the religious centres of Western Europe in the 8th & 10th century, this holy site not only housed the Book of Kells for centuries but also produced one of Ireland's most important collection of High Crosses, some of them still standing in the sh
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Wrens Wood

Kiltimon, Ashford, Co Wicklow, Ireland
This fascinating 'secret garden' with its stone terraces, herbaceous borders, topiaries and lawns, has magnificent views of both mountains ans sea. Set in well- established broad-leaved woodland, the nature walk leads to the magical ancient Rath...
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Kells Heritage Town

Kells Heritage TownKells, Co Meath, Ireland
The town of Kells (Ceanannas) is situated 60km north west (N3) of Dublin in the historic Boyne Valley. The circular monastic enclosure protected Saint Columba's Church, the Round Tower and four of the town's five crosses. Nearby, Saint Colmcille's...
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Loughcrew Historic Gardens

Loughcrew, Oldcastle, Co Meath, Ireland
This delightful garden, overlooked by the prehistoric Loughcrew Cairns, comprises water, trees and shrubs, vistas and archaeology rather than flower beds, and displays numerous extraordinary features in an historic setting.Loughcrew Historic G...
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