The European Heritage Days are the most widely celebrated participatory cultural events shared by the citizens of Europe

Bowen and the Big House
Booking is essential as places are limited. Parts of the Castle may not be suitable for people with limited mobility.

August 20th, 2019

OPW - Kilkenny Castle, Kilkenny Castle - Tapestry Room, Co. Kilkenny

Dungloe's New Heritage Trail
Dungloe, An Clochán Liath, goes back, in one way or another, to the 17C. Its establishment as a town began in 1760, with the bridge, Church of Ireland, the Dungloe Fair and, soon after, the Mill, forming its core. Growing in importance and population throughout the 19C, it became a popular angling

August 18th, 2019

Dungloe Heritage Group and Dungloe Tidy Towns, Ionad Teampall Chróine, Chapel Road, Dungloe, Co. Donegal

The Life of Terence McSwiney
Military historian Gerry White will give a talk on the life and death of Terence McSwiney.

August 17th, 2019

Cork City Libraries, The City Library, Grand Parade, Co. Cork City

Telegrams, Billiards & Motorbikes
Informal talk outlining the social whirl in the Kerry Transatlantic cable stations. Hear first hand experiences of growing up in the thriving cable community. Talk will also cover a brief history of the Commercial Cable Company and their Waterville operations. Pop up exhibtion with fresh resea

August 24th, 2019

Friends of Waterville Cable Station in conjuction with The Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival and Tech Amergin, Tech Amergin, Waterville V23 A243, Co. Kerry

Kalunca v svet
Tradicionalni klekljarski dogodek z razstavami, delavnicami, predavanji in ocenjevanjem čipkastih pit. Za klekljarice ter ljubitelje ročnih del in vsega lepega. V Kulturnem društvu Kalunca svoje delovanje utemeljujemo na tradiciji klekljanja na Velikem Dolu, kjer je od leta 1909 delovala čipkarska

October 5th, 2019

Sežana , Obalno-kraška regija, Veliki Dol

Music at Maynooth Castle!
Join us for an afternoon of trad tunes with member of Push for Porter! Enjoy an informal performance in the ancient surroundings of the castle!

August 18th, 2019

Maynooth Castle, Co. Kildare

Whale Watch Ireland 2019
While there are no guarantees of sightings, given reasonable weather you have a good chance of seeing some of the marine species that can be viewed locally. You should dress appropriately for the weather and conditions on the day and leave your pets at home. There are no boats involved, as all watc

August 24th, 2019

Irish Whale and Dolphin Group, Hook Head Lighthouse, Co. Wexford

Patrick Kavanagh Exhibition
Exhibition on the life of Patrick Kavanagh

August 19th, 2019

The Patrick Kavanagh Rural & Literary Resource Centre, Patrick Kavanagh Centre, Co. Monaghan

The Bookbugs Club do William Grace
William Russell Grace (1832-1904) was part of the the well-known Grace family from Ballylinan, County Laois. He became the first Catholic and Irish-American mayor of New York City. This event will help children to learn about the famous Laois man in a fun and interactive way

August 19th, 2019

Laois County Library, Ballylinan Library, Co. Laois

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Učenci folkornega krožka Osnovne šole Belokranjskega odreda Semič pripravljajo delavnico na temo starih ljudskih plesov in iger. Vabijo babice, dedke, bratce, sestrice, starše, da se jim pridružijo. Spoznali in naučili se bodo nekaj ljudskih plesov in iger. Dostopnost

October 9th, 2019

Semič , Jugovzhodna Slovenija, Kulturni center Semič, Prosvetna ulica 4, Semič

Irish History Live : The Tudors
Using period costume, weapons and artifacts Michael takes children back in time in his unique and hilarious style. Children can dress up and participate in a show that guarantees laughter and learning throughout.

August 20th, 2019

Laois County Library, Portlaoise Library, portlaoise, Co. Laois

All Ireland Hurling Final Programme Exhibition
There will be an amazing array of programmes on display and it provides a great opportunity to see what has changed through the years and what has remained the same. This is a really unique opportunity and we urge people to come along. We are very grateful to Mr. Kevin Glynn for sharing his collect

August 23rd, 2019

Dunlavin & District Forum, Scoil Nioclais Naofa, Dunlavin, Co. Wicklow

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