Glengowla Mines Location

Glengowla Mines are situated 3km West of

Oughterard village, 300 meters off the N59

Glaway / Clifden road.

Galway

Distance 31 kms Driving Time 35 mins Follow signposts for the N59 for Clifden. Continue through Oughterard village. Glengowla Mines are located on your left hand side 3km outside the village of Oughterard.

Westport

Distance 67 kms Driving Time 1hr 5mins Follow signposts for the N59 for Clifden. Turn left at R336 junction Turn right at N59 junction following signposts for Galway Follow N59 for 13km Glengowla Mines will be located on your right

Dublin

Distance 238km Driving Time 2hr 35min Leaving Dublin, take the M4 signposted Sligo/Westport/Galway N5/N6. At junction 11, exit onto M6 towards Galway/Athlone. Continue towards Galway by- passing Athlone. At last roundabout after M6 has ended, take 2nd exit and follow signs for N59/Clifden. Follow directions from Galway above.

Knock Airport

Distance 105km Driving Time 1hr 43min

Shannon Airport

Distance 115km Driving Time 1hr 36min

Dublin Airport

Distance 235km Driving Time 2hr 35min Follow directions from Dublin above
         Tel: +353 872529850

GPS coordinates are N 53.4181   W 9.3732

          Glengowla Mines Opening Hours 1st of March to 31st October 1000 till 1800 daily. For visits at other times please call in advance. Note: Sheep Dog Herding and Turf Cutting Demonstrations must be booked in advance.  Email : mailto:info@glengowlamines.ie
If you are driving the Wild Atlantic Way, Glengowla Mines are almost on your route. After the Aran Islands your drive takes you to Scrib, instead of turning left you turn right to Maam Cross for approx 9 km through enchanting fresh water lochs and then right again at Maam Cross on the N59. Glengowla mines are well signposted a couple of kms past the “Quiet Man Bridge” where John Wayne posed on the bridge.
  Mine Opening Hours Daily 18th March till Oct 31st 1000- 1800 last tour 1700 (Mine open outside these dates by prior arrangement only) Admission Adult 10 Child 4 Student 9 Family 25 Contact  Telephone +353 (0)872529850                     +353 (0) 91552021   Email: info@glengowlamines.ie

Glengowla Mines Location

Glengowla Mines are situated 3km West of

Oughterard village, 300 meters off the N59

Glaway / Clifden road.

Galway

Distance 31 kms Driving Time 35 mins Follow signposts for the N59 for Clifden. Continue through Oughterard village. Glengowla Mines are located on your left hand side 3km outside the village of Oughterard.

Westport

Distance 67 kms Driving Time 1hr 5mins Follow signposts for the N59 for Clifden. Turn left at R336 junction Turn right at N59 junction following signposts for Galway Follow N59 for 13km Glengowla Mines will be located on your right

Dublin

Distance 238km Driving Time 2hr 35min Leaving Dublin, take the M4 signposted Sligo/Westport/Galway N5/N6. At junction 11, exit onto M6 towards Galway/Athlone. Continue towards Galway by- passing Athlone. At last roundabout after M6 has ended, take 2nd exit and follow signs for N59/Clifden. Follow directions from Galway above.

Knock Airport

Distance 105km Driving Time 1hr 43min

Shannon Airport

Distance 115km Driving Time 1hr 36min

Dublin Airport

Distance 235km Driving Time 2hr 35min Follow directions from Dublin above
         Tel: +353 872529850

GPS coordinates are N 53.4181   W 9.3732

          Glengowla Mines Opening Hours 1st of March to 31st October 1000 till 1800 daily. For visits at other times please call in advance. Note: Sheep Dog Herding and Turf Cutting Demonstrations must be booked in advance.  Email : mailto:info@glengowlamines.ie
GLENGOWLA MINES & WORKING FARM est 1850
Mine Opening Hours  Mid March till End October  Admission Adult 10 Child 4 Con/Student 9 Family 25   

(Home)  (Contact)   (Tours)   (Location)   (Blog)

    (Things to do)   (Gallery)   (Seismology)   

Mine Opening Hours  1000 - 1800 last tour 1700  Admission Adult 10 Child 4 Con/Student 9 Family 25