Kilmovee Heritage Centre & Thatch Cottage


1h 30min
Hosting events, workshops, genealogy support, hall hire, and tours, the Kilmovee Heritage Centre and Thatch Cottage is at the center of East Mayo’s culture and heritage. Located only 13 km from Knock Airport and 9km from Ballaghaderreen, Kilmovee is home to some of the area's finest heritage sites. The Kilmovee Heritage Trail takes you through 6000 years of built heritage in East Mayo, including Kilcashel: Connaught’s largest stone fort. Guided tours are available with booking. Contact

Opening times

Monday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Arts & Culture
  • Walking and Hiking
  • Eco Friendly
  • Sightseeing
  • Nature & Wildlife
  • Mature visitors
  • Nature Lovers
  • Adventure Seekers
  • Historical
  • Heritage Sites
  • Solo Visitors
  • Toilets
  • Guide Dogs Welcomed
  • Car Parking Available
  • Guided Tours
  • Covid-19 Guidelines
  • Free to Visit
  • Families
  • Friends
  • Kids
Walk the Heritage Trail and visit the Heritage Centre to learn more about the unique sites in Kilmovee.
Expect a welcoming and enthusiastic tour guide and heritage coordinator upon your visit. We're very excited to have you visit and learn more about Kilmovee and East Mayo. 
On the Heritage Trail, expect uneven surfaces and some low entrances. 

Contact details

  • Kilmovee Community Centre
  • Kilmovee
  • Ireland
  • F45PF10