Read through a selection of Irish Myths and Legends, all are free and printable! Browse the selection of famous myths as well as less familiar stories from Irish folklore. Mythology is full of amazing creatures and people. Immerse yourself in the dream like world of mythical beasts and events, a great way to escape from everyday life! Introduce the stories to your children, they are all free to print, perfect bedtime stories!
The Celtic people are renowned for their love of stories and story telling. There are a huge number of famous legends associated with the Irish Celtic people. We have included a selection of Celtic Myths and many include beautiful images.
|About Ireland Index |
Definition of a MythWhat is a Myth? A myth is considered to be a traditional story containing supernatural characters such as unicorns, dragons or gods. A myth is known as a 'True Story' as opposed to a fable which is considered a 'False Story'. Myths are strongly linked to religion and as such the characters and plots however unlikely are believed to be real and a true recount of the past.
Irish Myths and Legends - Mythology Tattoos
Mythological creatures are an ideal choice for a tattoos particularly for people of Irish or Celtic heritage, what better way to show pride in your roots or families heritage by having an image of an amazing magical creature for all to see? Browse through our selection of Celtic myths and legends, find a story you enjoy and perhaps print off one of the pictures to use for inspiration as your next tattoo design! We have also included a section about Celtic Symbols, these designs also make fantastic tattoos.
Irish Myths and Legends
Famous Irish Myths
Read a selection for Free!
Online & Printable Myths
Celtic Myths for the whole family to enjoy
Mythical Creatures such as Leprechauns, Giants and Dragons
Irish Myths and Legends
Discover the vast selection of pictures relating to Celtic Mythology and illustrating the many different symbols that represent these Irish legends such as The Banshee and Leprechauns! The pictures show the different mythical creatures that are associated with the myths and folklore of this amazing country. A great resource for all ages. Useful as an educational history resource for kids and children of all ages as well as those wanting to learn more about the history and meaning of individual legends. Perhaps you are researching a mythical creature for a tattoo design or simply want to read the story of a particular Celtic myth, look no further, just click on the link for each Celtic Myth to read the full text of the story for free! We have included pictures and videos to accompany some of the stories the Myths and Legends section. The videos enable fast access to the images and pictures together with the script of each legend. All of the articles and pages on the About Ireland site can be accessed via the about Ireland Index - a great educational resource to learn more about Ireland!
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