Lough Key Forest Park

Lough Key Forest Park is County Roscommon's premiere location for family activities, there is something for everone.

Activities include Boda Borg, the Lough Key Experience, exploring the historical estate, Adventure Play Kingdom, Woodland Segway and Electric Bike Trails.

Seasonal Opening Hours

For full details on opening hours click here.

Contact 

+353 (0) 71 967 3122 

GPS Coordinates

53.985269, -8.234957

Glendeer Pet Farm

Every visit to Glendeer Pet Farm is a unique and charming experience. The farm has a spectacular setting of over 6 acres of open farm with another 6 acre nature walk and over 50 species of animals and birds you will not leave disappointed.

Seasonal Opening Hours

March 17th to September 30th

Mon – Sat: 11am to 6pm

Sunday:  12pm to 6pm.

Contact

+353 (0) 90 643 7147

GPS Coordinates

53.398985, -8.021019

King House

King House is a magnificently restored Georgian mansion located in Boyle, Co. Roscommon.

Built in 1730 as the seat of the King family, a powerful local landowning dynasty at that time..

The house later became a military barracks and recruiting depot for the famous Irish Regiment of the British Army, the Connaught Rangers. 

Seasonal Opening Hours

April to September.

Tues to Sat: 11am - 5pm

Contact

+ 353 (0) 71 966 3242 

GPS Coordinates

53.973031, -8.301247

The Pleasure Grounds

Boyle Pleasure Grounds is overlooked by the historic King House and is located in Boyle town.

It is a place where you can sit and rest, watch a game of soccer on the all-weather pitch, let the children play in the enclosed safe playground, or walk along by Boyle River. 

Open all day

Contact

+353 (0) 71 966 3033

GPS Coordinates

53.972417, -8.300787

Eagles Flying

Eagles Flying in Ballymote, Co. Sligo is the largest Centre for Birds of Prey and Owls in the country.

Our unique training methods make it possible for our visitors to have the closest contact with raptors.

You can experience this with our daily entertaining Bird Shows.

Seasonal Opening Hours

1st April to 7th November:

Daily Show Times: 11 am & 3 pm.

Contact

+353 (0) 71 918 9310

GPS Coordinates

54.103400, -8.568365

Tullyboy Farm

Tullyboy Farm is a working visitor farm set around a Georgian Farmhouse and its original buildings with mature trees and lake views. It is situated on the Roscommon and Leitrim border between Boyle and Carrick on Shannon.

The attraction offers fun and educational activities for families and groups. 

Seasonal Opening Hours

May to August

Mon - Sun 10.30-6pm

Contact

+353 (0) 71 966 8031

GPS Coordinates

53.939278, -8.240396

Strokestown Park

Strokestown Park House & Gardens, is in Strokestown, Co. Roscommon.

The estate is made up of a Georgian Palladian mansion with its original furnishings, the National Famine Museum and Victorian walled gardens that have been restored to their former glory.

Opening Hours

17 March to 31 October

Mon to Sun: 10.30am-5.30pm

Tour Times: 12pm, 2.30pm and 4pm.

Contact

+353 (0) 71 963 3013

GPS Coordinates

53.777085, -8.097964

The Courtyard Market

The BRIDGESTONE AWARD WINNING Courtyard Market, Boyle provides the finest array of Artisan Food, Craft and Organic Produce.

Come, relax and enjoy the atmosphere of the market, set in the charming grounds of King House, located in the heart of the historic and quaint town of Boyle. Visitors may also enjoy a browse around Boyle Craft Shop and families can bring their little ones to explore the Pleasure Grounds which is just a quick stroll away.

Opening Hours

Saturday: 10am - 2pm

Contact

+353 (0) 71 966 3033

GPS Coordinates

53.973194, -8.301623

Arigna Mining Experience

Arigna Mining Experience was developed to preserve the heritage of the Arigna Valley. It was voted one of Tripadvisor's Top 10 Landmarks to Visit in 2016. 

A unique experience awaits you at the mines as you get to accompany an ex-miner and hear their experience of life in the mine.

Open all year round.

Mon - Sun: 10am - 6pm    

(Last tour at 5pm)

Contact

+353 (0) 71 964 6466

GPS Coordinates

54.077444, -8.120513

Lough Gara Country Pursuits

Lough Gara Riding Stables and Country Pursuits offer horse riding and other country pursuits in an idyllic setting in County Sligo.

Activities include; Horse Riding, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Falconry, Boating Trips (weather dependent) and Archery.

We also cater for groups; School Tours, Scouts & Girl Guides,Stag and Hen parties

Call to book

Contact

+353 (0) 86 394 2220

GPS Coordinates

53.943493, -8.414990

Rathcroghan Visitor Centre

Rathcroghan Visitor Centre is located in the medieval village of Tulsk, within the royal complex of Cruachan, the oldest and largest unexcavated Royal Complex in Europe. Rathcroghan is the location for over 240 identified archaeological sites, 60 National Monuments, and is the ancient capital of Connacht.

Open all year round

Mon - Sat: 9am - 5pm  

May to September, open on Sunday from 12pm - 4pm

Contact

+353 (0) 71 963 9268

GPS Coordinates

53.778927, -8.253644

Ardcarne Garden Centre

The Award winning Ardcarne Garden Centre is located just off the N4 between Boyle and Carrick-on-Shannon. 

When you arrive at Ardcarne Garden Centre you will walk through a covered area full of colourful plants, so you can shop in comfort whatever the weather. 

Enjoy lunch in the Ardcarne Garden Café and allow your little ones to play in the garden playground. 

Opening Hours

Mon - Sat: 9am - 6pm

Sun & Bank Hols: 12pm - 6pm

Contact

+353 (0) 71 966 7091

GPS Coordinates

53.972402, -8.201389