Irish Dolmens

Irish Dolmens

Ireland has an important prehistoric history… The numerous dolmens, scattered all over the country, still bear witness to this. Strange megaliths with mysterious meanings, they are fascinating, and bear an authentic charm… Discover them without further delay!

Megaliths still present across the Irish moorland

Mysterious stones intact after thousands of years!

Dolmens have always been an object of fascination! It must be said that these imposing stones are still based on many unsolved questions.

How did the prehistoric men of the time manage to install them? How did they move them, some weighing several tons? What exactly were they used for? Were they just burial sites?

So many questions that still remain unanswered!

Irish Dolmens: discover the map

Irish Dolmens: attractions to visit

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An Irish dolmen of rare beauty, located in the heart of the Burren region.

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Discover the largest dolmen in Europe! A unique megalith still full of mysteries!

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An archaeological site to admire, taking the time to live!

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Un lieu ultra célèbre en Irlande, apprécié pour ses vestiges archéologiques parfaitement conservés.

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A very small dolmen, located in the middle of the Irish moor.

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A superb prehistoric funeral portal! Its dimensions will impress you, as will its setting in the middle of the forest!

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A pretty dolmen, small and stocky, which will fascinate megalith lovers!

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