Attention all nature lovers! Are you looking for something interesting to do on your next day off? Or do you need something that will keep the little ones entertained for hours? Either way, make sure you visit the fantastic Lough Boora Discovery Park in Co Offaly, on your next day off! The site was originally used to harvest peat, which is a traditional way of heating homes in Ireland.
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Nowdays, it is a massive discovery park, that is bustling with wildlife. Visitors can witness the huge fish filled lakes, multiple bird species, and outdoor sculptures. Along with this, the facility has keph of its peat industry style infrastructure, including the bog railways, which can be witnessed up close! There are also cylcleways throughout the bog, which is another way visitors can explore the area. So, what are you waiting for? Make the most of your next day off and visit the brilliant Lough Boora Discovery Park!
- Open all year round, weather permitting!
- Free admission.
- Located just 16km from Tullamore.