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If you are into old ruins, neolithic monuments or ancient tombs, gice this place a stop. It's a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Fernando R
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Dublin, Ireland
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One of my favourite neolithic sites in Ireland

Four Knocks (Irish: na Fuar Cnoic - 'the Cold Hills') is one of my favourite neolithic sites in... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Noel D
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are into old ruins, neolithic monuments or ancient tombs, gice this place a stop. It's a 5000 years old burial chamber (the chamber itself is bigger than Newgrange), a true hidden gem. Thank means you need a car, as there are no public...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Four Knocks (Irish: na Fuar Cnoic - 'the Cold Hills') is one of my favourite neolithic sites in Ireland. A lot smaller than Newgrange it is however similar in layout to the central chamber there consisting of three inner recesses and the rock art is...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Fourknocks Neolithic Passage Grave is located in County Meath around 10 miles from Newgrange. It dates to 3000 b.c and it’s name may derive from the Irish word ‘Fuair Cnocs’ that translates to ‘cold hills’. The tomb has some distinctive chevron stone carvings over its...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I would recommend this over my experience to Knowth because you can actually enter the grave site and experience it.

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We had planned to go to the large, well known, megalithic burial tombs at Bru Na Boinne. But, as well, my partner found out about Four Knocks on the web, so we thought we'd check it out. Glad we did. This is not easy to...More

Thank Jay H
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Found out about this by chance. When we were unable to visit Newgrange we opted to look for this site. Followed instructions on the sign to collect the keys from a lovely lady. We visited the site and stayed about half an hour. Although it...More

Thank Murphyandjazz
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

This place is off the N2 road near Ardcath in Co. Meath. It is close to Newgrange. It is a small 5000 year old passage grave that is really well preserved. you will need to collect a key from a neighbour for a small deposit...More

Thank rara r
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Our first destination after arriving in Dublin was Fourknocks Passage Tomb. For this you arrive at the sight and get the driving directions to pick up the key. Had a good laugh when looking for the house! The house next door, which I thought was...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We went at dusk and it was so good we went back in day light. Key is kept a distance away go straight do not go left at the dog leg. It's surprising big inside but bring a torch.

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Reviewed 14 June 2016

This is a magical place, off the typical path, sitting in the lovely Boyne valley. The views around it are stunning, sheep all around, the river Boyne down below. Very personal experience, to think this place is over 3000 years old! Do your homework BEFORE...More

Thank TravelFaninNM
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It is a very small place. It is not an easy place to find and get to. You may need just 30 min once you get there. It is on a private property.
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