Current News and Events
The Winter Solstice gathering at Newgrange has been cancelled due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions.
The Solstice Sunrise event will be live-streamed
from within the Chamber on 20th, 21st and 22nd December.
Previous News and Events
Winter Solstice 2019 Arrangements - places inside the Newgrange chamber were selected by
lottery in September. All are welcome to gather outside the entrance
to the Newgrange mound on each of the mornings from December 18th to December 23rd inclusive, sunrise is at 8.58am.
More information for December 21st, more information for Other Mornings.
Autumn Equinox 2019 at Loughcrew - All are welcome to assemble outside Loughcrew Cairn T for the sunrise on Saturday September 21st, Sunday September 22nd and Monday September 23rd. The Office of Public Works will have staff in attendance from 7.00am to 8.30am.
- The Lady Well Fete - Slane Castle August 19th 2012
from 1pm. Jousting Knights on warhorses, a medieval village and a 100ft inflatable obstacle
course will be some of the attractions at this year's Fete. More...
- Lighting The Darkness -
Collaborative Arts + Health exhibition running at the Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre to Friday January 13th 2012.
Newgrange Megalithic Tomb in the Boyne Vally, Ireland's Ancient East
Boyne Valley Private Day Tours
Pick up and return to your accommodation or cruise ship. Suggested day tour:
Newgrange World Heritage site, 10th century High Crosses at Monasterboice,
Hill of Tara the seat of the High Kings of Ireland and the Hill of Slane where St. Patrick let a Paschal fire in 433