Riverstown is a popular place to visit in Sligo as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance. Among the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous Sligo Folk Park and the fantastic Heapstown Cairn. Also, well worth the effort are Lough Arrow and Carrowkeel Cemetery.
To really get a feel for Sligo, head to one of its museums and theaters. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Yeats Memorial Building, the Sligo County Museum and Woodville Farm. See local and touring talent performing live at the Hawks Well Theatre. The area is a great destination for lovers of art. Visit the Model Arts and Niland Gallery.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Listen to the sounds of lapping waves at Lough Gill.
To enjoy some retail therapy, visit OConnell Street.
After spending the day enjoying the charms of Riverstown, rest up at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. The Glasshouse, the Sligo Park Hotel & Leisure Club and the Best Western Sligo Southern Hotel are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.