Sligo Dark Tales Walking Tour

Sat, 10 Nov 2018 - Sat, 10 Nov 2018
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

0133 Opens
Last update 11/11/2018

Find tickets

www.eventbrite.ie

Buy now

Sligo, Sligo, Ireland

Sligo, Sligo, IE, Ireland
Something wrong? Report this event

Interested on this event?

Find tickets

www.eventbrite.ie

Buy now

Sligo, Sligo, Ireland

Sligo, Sligo, IE, Ireland
Something wrong? Report this event
Link copied to clipboard
Loading, please wait..