Sligo Dark Tales Tour

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Sligo Dark Tales Tour

Join us as we explore Sligo's dark history.

By Sligo Walking Tours

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Date and time

Fri, 1 Mar 2019 19:00 - Tue, 31 Oct 2023 21:00 GMT


Sligo Sligo Sligo Ireland

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About this event

                                       Sligo Dark Tales

Join us as we explore Sligo's dark history on a walking tour revealing Sligo's turbulent past with stories of the undead, executions, jailbreaks, disease and other macabre tales.

  • On the tour discover Sligo's connection to Bram Stoker, the Irish author, best known for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula.

  • The tragic history of Sligo Abbey that inspired W.B. Yeats.

  • Grim tales of crime and punishment in the nineteenth century.

Tour duration on average between 120 minutes.

Tour length: 3.5 kilometres

Tour start time/end times: 7 pm - 9 pm

Meeting place: Next to the Riverside Hotel (at the entrance to the John Fallon Footbridge on the Riverside promenade) in Sligo Town.

NOTE: This tour event listing is for a minimum of 3 people, for individual or couple bookings please visit the website

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Sligo Walking Tours is a member of the Independent Tour Guides Association and all walking tours are insured.

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Sligo Walking Tours

Social history and literary walking tours in Sligo, Ireland.