Navan Fort

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To the west of Armagh City lies Navan Fort, the ancient “Emain Macha” of Irish history and legend and one of the earliest provincial capital of Ulster. It is a large earthwork on top of a drumlin and is thought to be the site of a pagan sanctuary.

Contact Details

40 Upper English Street
County Armagh
BT61 7BA

Tel: (028) 9082 3214
Alt: (028) 9082 3103

Nearest TIC:

Location / Directions

2 miles (3.2km) west of Armagh, north of the A28 to Killylea. The Navan Centre on the A28 is well signposted, has a large car park and a path leads north to the monument.

Access can also be gained by turning off the A28 to Navan Fort Road and there is a lay-by at the monument.
NB. This map is based on the postcode and so may not reflect the exact location.
Armagh Visitor Information Centre