Sligo Dark Tales Walking Tour
19:30 - 23:59
Join us as we explore Sligo's dark history on a walking tour revealing Sligo's turbulent past with stories of war, execution, jail-breaks, disease & macabre tales. On the tour discover Sligo's connection to Bram Stoker, the Irish author, best known for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula. Hear how stories of the cholera epidemic inspired Stoker in his writing. We also look at the tragic history of Sligo Abbey that inspired W.B. Yeats. Learn about the herbal folklore cure used to fend off the Black Flu, amongst other tales. Note: Private/Group tours can be organised for other dates, please contact us to arrange by clicking on the contact link below. Melcoo Tours is a member of the Independent Tour Guides Association and all walking tours are insured. For more information: sligowalkingtours.com
Sligo, Sligo, Ireland
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