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Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre
Oldbridge, Co. Meath
Family friendly
Rainy days
Free car parking
Dog friendly
The Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre in Oldbridge, County Meath gives an in-depth insight into the battle between King William III and his father-in-law King James II in 1690. Explore the colourful tale of the Battle of the Boyne through detailed displays and historical reenactments.

Visit The Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre in the recently restored 18th century Oldbridge House on the banks of the River Boyne. Learn the story of one of the most important battles in Irish history. See models of the battle brought to life through narration and lasers showing the cunning guile of the victors. Plan your visit around the historical reenactments where guides dress up in replica costumes and recreate the famous battle.

Stroll around the gardens after visiting the house. Large walls, covered in flowers surround a natural amphitheatre, while the nearby parkland and Townley Hall Forest are great places for a walk with friends and family. After, relax in the modern coffee shop and look out at the flowers in the gardens.

Tips from locals

From the walking trail through Townley Hall Forest, enjoy a bird's eye view of the battlefield and the mighty River Boyne.
From here drive to Dowth Monument in ten minutes, it's beautiful.

Tips from locals

Make a day of it by walking to The Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre from Drogheda on the Boyne Greenway.

Contact details
Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre, Drybridge, Co. Meath, Ireland
Visit duration

We recommend planning to spend 1 to 1.5 hours here.

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