These are only three of the many places in Roscommon that are home to important local history, make sure to also explore our castles, ruins and parks where our heritage and traditions thrive.
Places of interest:
- Lough Key Forest Park: Rockingham Remembered Self Guided Tour
- Derryglad Folk Museum
- Boyle Abbey
- Roscommon Castle
- Loughnaneane Sculpture Trail (Adjacent to Roscommon Castle)
- Roscommon County Museum
- Castlerea Railway Museum
- John Mc Gahern Barracks
- Douglas Hyde Interpretive Centre
As we celebrate International Museum Day, let’s take a moment to appreciate the incredible museums that grace County Roscommon. These cultural institutions play a vital role in preserving our history and heritage. From the Rathcroghan Visitor Centre to Strokestown Park House and Famine Museum, Arigna Mining Experience, King House and many more, each destination offers a unique perspective on the vibrant tapestry of our past.
Whether you’re a local resident or a visitor, these museums provide an opportunity to explore, learn, and be inspired. We would love to welcome you on your next visit to Roscommon to explore these wonderful sites, book your stay with us at Gleesons and be right at the heart of it all.