Lough Gur Stone Age Centre , Bruff , County Limerick

On tours of Ireland you may want to see the really “old Ireland” !!

At Lough Gur Visitor Centre you will hear the story of the pre-Celtic settlers of Ireland who farmed and lived in this peaceful valley.

Over time the lake which dominated the everyday lives of the people became sacred.

A gold and bronze spearhead , a bronze shield , and countless other stone and metal objects were thrown into the water as offerings to the gods of the lake.

The visitor centre houses an audio-visual show , exhibition of artifacts , and display panels which interpret the story of man from the Stone Age.

The story of people stretches back over 5,000 years and continues to the present day in the people who still farm and dwell in this valley.

You will be captivated by the beauty , charm , and traquility of this ancient place. A real hidden gem on Ireland tours.