Knowth Virtual Tour
Knowth Great Mound and Satellite Mounds
was a real life tour guide at Knowth
, we are very grateful
that he has made his tour guide notes available for a virtual tour of Knowth.
Knowth Virtual Guide - Section 1
- Earliest evidence of settlement.
- Megalithic Passage Tomb construction.
- Bronze Age - Beaker People.
- Iron Age - Celtic period.
- Early Christian period.
- The Norman period.
- Go to Section 1
Knowth Virtual Guide - Section 2
- The main mound.
- Western passage.
- Quartz and granite stones.
- Megalithic Art.
- Go to Section 2
Knowth Virtual guide - Section 3
- Neolithic house.
- Early Christian house.
- Medieval kiln.
- Eastern Passage.
- Go to Section 3
Knowth Kerbstone 15
Kerbstone K15, photographed during excavations at Knowth.
Kerbstone K15 (SE4) the Sundial Stone - Drawing by Martin Brennan
Boyne Valley Private Day Tours
Pick up and return to your accommodation or cruise ship. Suggested day tour:
Newgrange World Heritage site, 10th century High Crosses at Monasterboice,
Hill of Tara the seat of the High Kings of Ireland and the Hill of Slane where St. Patrick let a Paschal fire in 433