Drogheda is one of Ireland's oldest and most historical towns. Situated only 28 miles (45K) from Dublin.It is very accessible from Dublin and Belfast, Air and Seaports.
Chartered in 1194 AD by the Norman King John, the history of the townland extends further back into the folklore of arrival of the Celts in Ireland.
Known as the "Gateway to the Boyne Valley" Drogheda is associated with an extraordinary number of significant events in the history of Ireland - The Battle of the Boyne, St Oliver Plunkett, Poynings Law, Cromwell's Siege and the surrender of the Irish Chieftains to the English King.
Whatever your reason to visit Drogheda you will find many excellent things to see and do. You are sure to enjoy a friendly welcome and famed Irish hospitality.
Céad Míle Fáilte.
For more information on Drogheda and what it has to offer, we recommend you visit www.drogheda.ie the official tourism website of Drogheda