Located in South Sligo, Gurteen is A quaint village that has
strong ties with traditional music. Based on this unique history
of traditional Irish music, Gurteen is host to the Coleman Irish
Music Centre. The main building is a focal point for the living
tradition, for which the area is so rightly famous and houses a
theatre, a large audio-visual display on South Sligo, its music
and the life of Michael Coleman (who is known worldwide for his
influence on many artists today).
The Michael Coleman Heritage Centre draws together the many
strands of the South Sligo musical traditional. The main
building is a focal point for the living tradition, for which
the area is so rightly famous and houses a theatre, a large
audio-visual display on South Sligo, its music and the life of
Moygara Castle, Co Sligo (Monument No.: SL 044-05201) appears to be mainly late 16th or early 17th century in date. It consists of a large square bawn (51m North / South by 51m East West), which has a residential tower, each slightly angled in shape, at each of its four corners. A gatehouse occurs along its Western side. The historical evidence and field remains at the site, however, suggest that an earlier tower house, whose foundations are still visible, existed along the Northern side of the bawn wall.
This picturesque 9 hole golf course offers an excellent golfing challenge which comes as standard in our 6200 yard Parkland course which is nestled at the foot of the Ox Mountains. We have full clubhouse facilities with a friendly and informal atmostphere.
Experience some of the biggest birds of prey flying right over your head. Watch different species of eagles, hawks and falcons hunt on prey dummies in a natural environment.
A new walking trail in Keash was launched recently. The walk guides people up Keash Hill, to the famous caves. The two kilometre route reaches from St Kevin's Church to the top of the hill. Visitors can savour the beautiful panoramic views, on a clear day, Croagh Patrick can even be seen.
This legendary backdrop of water, parkland and forest now encompasses a landmark cluster of unique attractions offering gentle leisurely pursuits of energetic activities.
This 12 Screen Omniplex in the heart of Sligo offers all the latest releases to the silver screen.