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Hill of Tara (Temair)

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Reviewed 3 days ago

A fascinating place to visit. It was the seat of the great KIngs of Ireland. Plenty of parking and a great gift shop which sells books, and many other gift and souvenir items at reasonable prices. Toilet facilities are located next to the gift shop....More

Thank Salty2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In my opinion to get the most benefit of the Hill of Tara, you need to truly be an Irish history buff. They say it has something to do with the seat of the High King of Ireland and also has numerous burial sites dating...More

1  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Anyone visiting Ireland should visit this sacred and historic place, which every Irish king considered his center of power. Although not an imposing place, it is impressive when you consider what it must have represented to the ancients. I would recommend seeing the short film...More

1  Thank henry v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hill of Tara is an important location in the history of Ireland and its Christianity. The visit starts with an audio-visual presentation in the nearby church. From there you are taken on a guided walk around the site. By its nature much of what...More

1  Thank LightAleCavalier
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great stop with parking nearby and a short walk to the hill and the church. Definitely take the time to join the guide (or just listen if he is there talking about the points of interest). Without him we would have missed the Druid's...More

1  Thank catatonia_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived late in the day. There was no tour or guide when we got there. Despite that we enjoyed Hill of Tara all the same. It happened to be a beautiful sunny day and this complemented the wide expansive grounds with green grass against...More

Thank Cuchisco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a group and didn't know what to expect other than this was something to do with a hill and some ancient site. Made our way to the visitors centre and headed into the film. Was a gorgeous old church (still used for...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice trip, exactly what i was looking for: historical places, nice people, green hills and small towns. For all history buffs this is a must in Ireland. Do not forget to have good boots (muddy terrain) and to a good coat ( sometimes windy...More

Thank maria i
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Called her first thing in the morning so had a crowd free area to wander through and clear views of the surrounding counties which were stunning. This is not a visitor attraction with a big visible wow factor but rather somewhere to reflect on what...More

Thank KMI23
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Definitely a must see in Meath however don’t expect too much. The ability to see several counties on a clear day when standing on top of the hill is a sight to see. Other than the mounds themselves there isn’t a lot else to see...More

Thank Maccers2015
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Response from ErininOkeechobee | Reviewed this property |
Boots, the sheep and cows are prevalent on the Hill of Tara and you wouldn`t want any residue between your toes. LOL SERIOUSLY !!!