General Montgomery or Monty as he was known ,who was famous during the Second World War was born in the town and his ancestral home can plainly be seen by all. In recent years it was a hotel but at the moment it is lying vacant.
The Green as it is known was donated to the people of Moville by the late Bishop Montgomery. From there you can have a Calming and Restful walk along the shore path can be the highlight of your stay. You can walk along the shore to the village of Greencastle, where you can visit the Castle ruins
The Castle in Greencastle was originally built by the Anglo-Normans around 1300 , the castle is also known Newburgh There is a more modern Martello Tower which was built around 1800 to prevent Napoleon invading.