• One must be a fox in order to recognize traps, and a lion to frighten off wolves. Machiavelli Niccolo

Visit the Navan Fort



One of Ireland’s most famous and important archaeological sites, the legendary Navan Fort is where myth and reality meets.

Home of the famous Red Branch Knights and Ulster Cycle, the Centre offers visitors a unique appreciation of the history of the area.

Learn of the mystical characters and mythical characters of Navan like Cu Chulainn, King Conor McNessa, Queen Mebh and Deirdre of the Sorrows.

In a fun and interactive way families and individuals can walk and talk with heroes of these tales through a living history interpretation.

See the remaining mounds, ditches and banks of Emain Macha (Navan Fort) and learn about the massive circular ritual temple built by this majestic warrior clan.