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Attractions near Mountshannon

Holy Island

Holy Island is accessible by boat approximately twenty hectares is situated on Lough Derg the largest lake on the Shannon.

 

Aistear Park

Aistear Park, situated in the centre of the village of Mountshannon, between the main street and the harbour.  this 4.5 acre unique park includes a maze incorporating timber, stone and foliage which takes the visitor through an informative exploration of Irish Spirituality over 9000 years. Experience your inner journey through walking the Aistear Labyrinth.

 

East Clare Heritage Centre

The East Clare Heritage Centre is based the the oldest church in Ireland in continuous use.  It is now a tourist information point and local museum open to the public.

 

Brian Boru Heritage Centre Killaloe

What better way to get an insight into the Celtic and nautical significance of Lough Derg and the River Shannon than by visiting Killaloe Heritage and Brian Boru Centre.The Centre also provides vivid reminders of the central role played by this delightful town in the era of Ireland’s mighty High King, Brian Boru, over a thousand years ago.The imaginative exhibition charts the history of Killaloe and its Celtic and nautical significance. An important feature is the place of Brian Boru (940-1014), who was born in Killaloe.


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