Longford, known for its excellent fishing and lakes, is in the midlands area of Ireland
where the Shannon River runs through, making it one of the most peaceful counties in Ireland.
There are Iron age relics in the county to discover but the best thing Longford offers is quiet, rest and brilliant views.
If you find yourself in Longford, you might wish to visit the Newtowncashel
Heritage Centre, a traditional Irish farmhouse built in the early 1930's.
In Ardagh, Longford, you can see an old schoolhouse built in 1898. It is
now the Ardagh Heritage Centre.
Another heritage centre can be found in Keenagh, Longford. This centre
contains informatio on an Iron Age bog road which was built in the year 148
BC across the boglands close to the River Shannon. The road is the largest
of its kind to have been uncovered in Europe.