Inishmurray is an uninhabited island situated 7 km (4 mi) off the coast of County Sligo and the island covers .9 km2 (0.3 mi2). There are remains of an early Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Sligo
Heading to Sligo and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Sligo coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Sligo day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Sligo activity.
Sligo County Museum is a museum in a former clergy house dedicated to the history of County Sligo.
Ben Bulben, often called Benbulben and Benbulbin, is a large rock formation that is part of the Dartry Mountains, in an area sometimes called “Yeats Country”. It is very popular Read more [...]
The Yeats Memorial Building is home of the Yeats Society and centrally located on Hyde Bridge, in Sligo Town Centre. A literary hub features an exhibit on Yeats’ life, a reference Read more [...]
Heapstown Cairn is believed to enclose a passage grave and is 57m in diameter and about 6m high.
Roslee castle was home to the O’Dowd chieftains of the barony of Tireragh, having been originally built for Oliver McDonnell. Situated adjacent to Easkey pier, the 63 feet high castle Read more [...]
Sligo Bay lifeboat station was established in 1988 and operates an inshore lifeboat. Station open Sat mornings and shop weekends.
Ballymote castle is a large rectangular keepless castle, built around 1300. It has many similarities with Beaumaris Castle, in Anglesey, Wales, built by King Edward I of England. The entrance has a ddouble-toweredgate, and Read more [...]