Expert historian

Mel Ni Mhaolanfaidh

She is a Historian and Tour Guide who researches and creates unique walking tours in Sligo in the North-West of Ireland along the Wild Atlantic Way.

She graduated with a Diploma in Heritage and Folklore in 2019 at St Angela’s College, a campus of the National University College, Galway. In 2022, she graduated with a Masters in Historical and Heritage Studies of the North West, in which she researched the subject of policing in Sligo in the nineteenth century for her dissertation.

Mel has a passion for Irish history, specialising in local history, dark history, literary tourism and social history.

What We Offer

  • Historical Significance
  • Social History
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Architectural Gems
  • Dark Tourism Sites
  • Literary Connections
  • Natural Wonders
  • Local Traditions
  • Industrial Heritage
  • Medieval Roots
  • Community Life
  • Interpretation of Sites

ITGA Member

Mel Ni Mhaolanfaidh - Sligo Walking Tours is a member of the Independent Tour Guides Association (ITGA) and all walking tours are fully insured

See our official members website
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