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Newgrange and Boyne valley small group day tour

Newgrange (c 3,200 B.C.) predating the ancient pyramids by 400 years and Stonehenge by 1000. The passage tomb is surrounded by 97 kerb stones, the most impressive is the large entrance stone which is covered in swirls and designs. Inside … Continue reading

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Newgrange Hill of Tara day tour from Dublin

Excavation findings from 3500 BC passage tomb at the Mound of the Hostages, Tara County Meath. Human bones, the stark remains of hundreds of people plus a rich assemblage of artefacts were excavated from the Mound of the Hostages, Tara … Continue reading

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