"The Lake Isle of Innisfree" is a twelve-line poem comprising three quatrains, written by William Butler Yeats in 1888 and first published in the National Observer in 1890.

Landmarks in the Area

is situated 2 km west of Innisfree. Photo: Magnumlady, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Church Island is an island situated in Lough Gill, Ireland. is situated 2½ km west of Innisfree. Photo: Hollywelltrees, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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Parke’s Castle is a plantation era castle situated on the banks of Lough Gill, in , . is situated 2½ km northeast of Innisfree. Photo: John Darcy, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Dromahair is a village in , . Dromahair is 10 km from and 17 km from town. is situated 4 km southeast of Innisfree.

Ballintogher is a village in , . is situated 5 km south of Innisfree. Photo: Kenneth Allen, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Sligo is a coastal seaport and the county town of , , within the western province of Connacht. is situated 8 km west of Innisfree. Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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