Welcome to Irish Heritage Towns
In line with the proposals set out in The 1994 Bord Failte Document ‚The Heritage Town Concept’ development in the designated towns included:
The core part of the Heritage Town Programme was the development of a Visitor Centre. This Heritage Centre would provide an orientation point, a gathering place and an information centre for the project.
The support for Heritage Towns was given by the Government in their effort to decentralise tourism.