Top Choice Historic Building in Donegal Town

Donegal Castle

Guarding a picturesque bend of the River Eske, Donegal Castle remains an imperious monument to both Irish and English might. Dating to the 15th century, the castle was rebuilt in 1623 by Sir Basil Brooke, along with…
Heritage Railway in Donegal Town

Fintown Railway

Today, Donegal's only operational railway is the Fintown Railway. Lovingly restored to its original condition, the red-and-white 1940s diesel railcar runs along a rebuilt 5km section of the former County Donegal Rai…
Monument in Donegal Town

Diamond Obelisk

In the early 17th century, four Franciscan friars, fearing that the arrival of the English meant the end of Celtic culture, chronicled the whole of known Celtic history and mythology. Starting 40 years before the bi…