Places of Interest

Sligo is known as Yeats’ country, as many sites are cited in his works and known to have inspired Yeats originally. The county is proud to be associated with the author and celebrates this in many different ways. Below is the top seven to visit for Sligo county.

  •  WB Yeats Grave
  • Drumcliff
  • Lissadel House
  • Benbulben
  • Glencar Waterfall
  • Parke’s Castle
  • Streedagh beach
  • Mullaghmore
  • Strandhill
  • Knocknarea
  • Glencar Lake
  • Carrowkeel


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