county Armagh

Armagh is one of the six counties of Northern Ireland, part of the United Kingdom and amongst the nine counties of the ancient province of Ulster.

In Ireland, some of the most magical places are found in the midst of nature away from the usual trails. In Northern Ireland, Armagh’s Navan Fort is an archeological hot spot, complete with an Iron Age dwelling and ecology trail. Set on a tiny island at the source of the River Lee, St Finbarr’s Oratory in County Cork is a treasured architectural beauty, while Kildare’s Lullymore Park is a magical collection of farmyard animals and fairy dwellings – sure to please explorers both young and…

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...locally known as 'the fairy ring'...this is the Ballymacdermot Cairn located in County Armagh, Northern Ireland...this monument, lying on the slopes of Ballymacdermot Mountain close to Newry, is an extremely well preserved Neolithic burial site with three chambers...it can be dated between 4000 & 2500 BC...it is reputed to be haunted...

faery ring Ballymacdermot Cairn located in County Armagh, Northern Ireland.monument on slopes of Ballymacdermot Mountain close to Newry, dated between 4000 & 2500 BC

Ireland has so many scenic drives that it can be confusing as to which ones you should actually drive. So I've come up with a list of the best drives in Ireland. I promise you won't be disappointed. Click through to find out more.

Ireland has so many scenic drives that it can be confusing as to which ones you should actually drive. So I've come up with a list of the best drives in Ireland. I promise you won't be disappointed.

armagh, northern ireland | villages and towns in europe + travel destinations #wanderlust

frogmanslightschool: “Armaugh, Northern Ireland Often, in my travels, I come across a small city or town that captures my spirit and makes me want to make beautiful photographs.

Photograph The Fairy Ring by Stephen Emerson on 500px

32 Magical Photos of Ireland

The Ballymacdermot Cairn located in Co Armagh, Northern Ireland / Photo credit: Stephen Emerson

Daffodil Lane, Summerisland, Co. Armagh

Daffodil Lane, Summerisland, Co.

Passage of Time by Gary McParland Ballykeel Dolmen is situated south west of the village of Camlough in South Armagh, Ireland This Neolithic burial site, dated between 4000 and 2500 BC, has a huge capstone, supported on upright stones, over an octagonal burial chamber. It is known locally as the 'Hag's Chair'.  It is located within the Ring of Gullion, an area rich in megalithic sites.

Ballykeel Dolmen is situated south west of the village of Camlough, is located in South Armagh, Ireland. This neolithic burial site, dated between 4000 - 2500 B.

St Patrick's Cathedral, County Armagh

Viking

The Vikings brought civilization to Ireland and from Armagh to Waterford, their legacy lives on in all walks of life

Dappled with apple orchards, Armagh was once the ancient seat of St Patrick…

Armagh

Dappled with apple orchards, Armagh was once the ancient seat of St Patrick. Today, it’s the perfect place to catch a traditional music session or enjoy a gentle spot of sightseeing.

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