Sligo is the capital of the state, in Ireland. It's the second most populated city in the province of Connacht, after Galway. The main things to see in Sligo revolve around its enviable natural environment and the varied leisure and architectural heritage throughout the city. You should begin your sightseeing in the center of the city with one of the main places to visit in Sligo, the Cathedral of Santa María and San Juan Bautista. It's the oldest building in the city, from about the year 1245. The Anglican Church, another of the main Sligo attractions, is located right next to the Catholic Cathedral. We can continue our tour to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, whose inside is well preserved. These are the most important religious buildings and attractions in Sligo. The next of the many things to do in Sligo is to visit to the abbey, one of the city's many historic buildings. It's of medieval origin and was built by the Dominicans. But undoubtedly the best stuff to do in Sligo involves the natural landscapes of the surroundings. Glencar waterfalls is a beautiful nature reserve and the natural environment where the tomb of W.
B.Yeats, the city's famous poet, is located. Finally, the largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in Ireland and the second largest in Europe, Carrowmore Cemetery. should be at the top of your list of what to do in Sligo. The remains date back more than 5000 years ago. It's one of the most visited places in Sligo. Other Sligo activities in the capital include visiting the Model Arts and Niland Gallery, Yeats Memorial Building or Lissadell mansion. There are many things to do in Sligo and the surrounding area, come and enjoy this wonderful Irish town!