Heritage

Sligo Folk Park, Riverstown

Take a trip down memory lane at the Sligo Folk Park. See how things used to be and then have a refreshing break in their coffee shop. See the Sligo Folk Park website.

Coleman Music Centre

The Coleman Traditional Irish Music Centre is a celebration of Irish Music, Culture and Heritage as expressed in the South Sligo Style of music played by Michael Coleman and other musicians of his time.  This community based enterprise in Gurteen, Co.Sligo, Ireland is dedicated to ensuring that the tradition of Irish music remains a living one ‘an traidisiún beo’ and that it continues to be enjoyed by all ages and nationalities. See their site here.

Sligo Heritage & Genealogy Centre

If you’re looking to trace your family tree of ancestors who hailed from County Sligo this is the place to go. Roman Catholic Church, the earliest of which commenced in 1762; Church of Ireland dating from 1762; records of Presbyterian congregations, starting at 1840; and Methodist also start in 1840. More info here.