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Knowth and Newgrange are part of the Brú na Bóinne heritage centre, it is €7 for each site or... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2018
I1653NJlindak
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Wales, United Kingdom
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A Must Do if Seeing Newgrange

We purchased this tour as part of the tour to Newgrange. The shuttle takes you here as well. As... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
cyndyjones47
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Sanbornville, New Hampshire
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All reviews visitor center tour lasting fantastic panoramic views climb the stairs newgrange tour tour guides were excellent incredible history bru na boinne walk around tour takes about an hour buy tickets in advance small room passage tomb opw heritage card neolithic period amazing site unesco site
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Knowth and Newgrange are part of the Brú na Bóinne heritage centre, it is €7 for each site or cheaper if you buy both at the same time. Newgrange is about a 40 minute drive out of Dublin, you are advised to buy tickets in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank I1653NJlindak
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We purchased this tour as part of the tour to Newgrange. The shuttle takes you here as well. As with Newgrange the carvings are beautiful and impressive. You can enter the tomb but not a chamber and allowed to take pictures. It's hard to fathom...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank cyndyjones47
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Don't miss this site and NewGrange along wih Dowth all together - they compliment each other and well worth seeing all three in the same day. It will take a good part of the day so plan on a great day. Remember you have to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Visited here when I visited Newgrange, you can book both when you arrive at the interpretive centre. Lovely historic place with fantastic views from the top of the mound. The tour takes about an hour and costs €6. Well worth a visit, I really enjoyed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alan B
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

The ticket centre is a bit of a hike from the parking lot and then there is another hike to the bus which takes you to the site. The bus ride is also more than just around the block. Anyway if you are into burial...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 423macs
Reviewed September 2, 2018

This is an absolutely fascinating artifact of the neolithic period in Ireland. Knowth and Newgrange are burial mounds built in 3000 BC, predating both Stonehenge and the Egyptian pyramids. We understand that Neolithic burial mounds are common throughout Europe, but that these are the largest...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Steven G
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

The whole family loved it here. The organisation from the visitor centre was very good, with frequent shuttle buses. The guide was very friendly and engaging. The quality and scale of the site was astonishing.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sarah H
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Knowth is a quite interesting neolithic monument but you can just walk around the tombs, not going into them. Since they sold out the tickets every day, in summer, you'd better buy tickets in advance on internet or arrive early in the morning to queue...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank angelsfuste
Reviewed August 21, 2018

This site in fact reflects history of our species, us humans. Hence its very important to actually visit and see it. How people of Stone Age actually lived and what they were doing. The team that works in this place is amazing, they helped to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank BorisEliav
Reviewed August 15, 2018

If you are going to New Grange, you have to go here. Only a short drive away and well worth it. They are similar, but very different.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Maureen K
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Hi, the tour at Knowth is one hour: 30 mins. with a guide, and then about 20 mins. on your own to explore before you return to the shuttle bus for the return to Br na Boinne Visitor Centre. Now having said that, one hour... More
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