Escape to Ballycroy National Park, which was established in November 1998 and is Ireland’s sixth National Park. It comprises of 11,000 hectares of Atlantic blanket bog and mountainous terrain, covering a vast uninhabited and unspoilt landscape dominated by the Nephin Beg mountain range.
Inside the visitor centre, you’ll discover an exhibition space that explores the history, heritage and stories of the local area, as well as aspects of the surrounding environment and wildlife. You will also find a gallery of art works in the Visitor Centre and, occasionally, an outdoor gallery in the grounds of the Park. During spring and summer, there are regular children’s events and activities including Plover Club and treasure hunts.
Contact the visitor centre to find out more.
+ 353 (0) 98 49888