Lullymore Heritage & Discovery Park
We want to ensure when staying at Killashee this Summer that as a family you have loads to do. So we have linked up with some amazing local attractions for the perfect family day out. One of the best is Lullymore Hertiage & Discovery Park.
Explore a key feature of Ireland's Ancient East byvisiting Lullymore Heritage & Discovery Park. It is set on a mineral island in the heart of Ireland largest peatland, the Bog of Allen in West Kildare – just 30 miles from Dublin and 20 minutes from Ireland’s famous Curragh racing course and only 35-40 minutes from Killashee. The Park is an ideal venue for families as it offers visitors an opportunity to explore the often overlooked heritage and environment of this midland region whilest also offering great indoor / outdoor play areas, pet farm and train trips.
The Park encompasses 60 acres of meandering trails through peatlands, lakes and ancient woodland and visits normally last 3-4 hours. There is a large cafe / shop on site and lots of picnic areas for outdoor dining .
Education is a key part of Lullymore’s offering so while there, take a leisurely stroll over a peat bog on the longest boardwalk in Ireland and discover how the peat bogs formed, the gruesome secrets of the bog bodies and the unique flora and fauna living on the Peatlands. Lullymore has a long history whihc you can learn about whle exploring the many acres of meandering trails.
Described by many as a true hidden gem, Lullymore is a great place to discover a truly educational and fun day out!