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Creevykeel Court Tomb

Cliffony, Sligo, Ireland
353-71-61201
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Interesting Court Tomb

We stopped at Creevykeel as well were driving out of town the other day. It is just off the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bourlingueur60
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Albany, New York
Authentic experience

I love visiting sites/ places that aren't overcrowded and authentic. I usually feel let down when I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Cliffony, Sligo, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at Creevykeel as well were driving out of town the other day. It is just off the highway in a cow pasture. It was interesting to compare to Carrowmore.

Thank Bourlingueur60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love visiting sites/ places that aren't overcrowded and authentic. I usually feel let down when I find out something has been rebuilt or restored. The history behind this site is interesting , to say the least. A must visit.

Thank Cat M
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped off here for a quick few snaps towards the end of a three day tour of Northern Ireland. Was nice to see and a welcome break from the bus

Thank Ciaran O
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is another passage tomb site that cannot be missed. It is uncrowded. The ruins are truly magnificent. I enjoy imagining how ancient people came up with the design and implemented the construction.

Thank Jane J
Reviewed 26 June 2017

What a delight! I had so hoped to see some of these ancient sites on our trip and this one just unassumingly appeared. Beautifully preserved and peaceful. There is an information plaque that explains some of the history of the place. Definitely worth the stop....More

Thank Mot-Lisa D
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Worth the stop to see some very old structures dating back many thousands of years. There is a still visible burial chamber and other stones resembling a small stonehenge type arrangement.

Thank eddie729
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is an utter gem, I could not believe how well preserved this tomb is and how unassuming it is right by the side of the road near Cliffony. There is a small car park and a path leading behind the hedge and o and...More

1  Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 8 April 2017

A great stop to see a piece of pre-Celtic archaeology. This was part of the tour we had with Sligo tours.

Thank sgt548
Reviewed 30 March 2017

A Neolithic court tomb, it's very impressive and easy to get to. It has a small car park on the main road near Mullaghmore. Well worth a visit.

Thank PatOcarson
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I never had an idea about court tombs until I saw this! Gained a better understanding of Irish history after seeing this. Heard a lot of explanations from out tour guide. Great background for an Instagram photo!

Thank Irene E
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shelbycobragt1512
26 December 2016|
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Response from PatOcarson | Reviewed this property |
Have a look at the photographs, the tombs are open, not underground, you walk among the large stones.
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