Current News and Events
- Newgrange Admission Tickets can now be purchased online up to 3 months in advance at
Previous News and Events
- Winter Solstice Arrangements - places inside the Newgrange chamber were selected by
lottery last 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.
- Watch the Winter Solstice Live from Newgrange on Wednesday December 20th and Thursday December 21st from
8.30am to 9.15am. Experience the wonder, as out of the morning’s darkness a single ray of light illuminates
the passage tomb, marking the end of winter and the start of new life.
- 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