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

Laois Monastic Trail Audio Guide
Explore in the Footsteps of Ireland’s Ancient Saints along the Laois Monastic Trail. This audio guide will lead you around the beautiful landscape of Laois to discover the remains of ancient churches and monasteries and to hear stories of saints and sinners at the dawn of Christianity in Ireland.

August 18th, 2018

Abarta Heritage, Your self-guided tour begins at Aghaboe Abbey, Aghaboe, County Laois., Co. Laois

The Viking Experience
Enter the Viking tent to encounter objects and crafts from the Viking era! All welcome.

August 25th, 2018

Clondalkin Round Tower Heritage Group, Clondalkin Round Tower Heritage Centre, Brú Chrónáin, Co. Dublin – South Dublin

Croghan hill - landcape & history
Avail of this opportunity to partake in a leisurely guided walk up Croghan hill to explore how the influences of weather & climate, farming , and early settlements have shaped the local landscape and natural heritage.

August 21st, 2018

Teagasc Brendan Connolly, Croghan hill Stables,Croghan Rhode Co offaly R35YT73, Co. Tipperary

Family Seashore Explore
Beachcombing – We show you what to look out for on the shoreline and the best times to do it. Rock pooling – Identify marine life in rock pools and learn how they survive until the next tide. Environmental awareness – Explore ways in which can care for our beaches and seas. Seashore safety whil

August 18th, 2018

Secrets of the Seashore, Donabate Beach, Co. Dublin – Fingal

The Potato was not the Problem
Dymphna Headen will launch & talk about her new book. She has been researching the impact of 19th century government policies & the consequence of these when combined with the arrival of potato blight

August 18th, 2018

National Botanic Gardens of Ireland, National Botanic Gardens of Ireland, Glasnevin, Co. Dublin – Dublin City

Historical Walk at Lough Hyne
The walk starts at the base of Knockomagh Hill at 1400 and covers a distance of 5km (with hills), finishing at around 1630. The talk is free of charge but places are limited so booking is essential. To book please call Skibbereen Heritage Centre on 028 40900. Please refer to the Skibbereen Heritage

August 24th, 2018

Skibbereen Heritage Centre, Base Knockomagh Hill carpark, Lough Hyne Marine Nature Reserve, Co. Cork County

Bug Discovery in the Raven Woods
See what insects and other mini-beasts live in ponds and bushes. All equipment; nets, jars, trays, pooters and identification charts are provided. Park in the Raven car park and follow the signs. Boots recommended.

August 23rd, 2018

Wexford Wildfowl Reserve, Raven Nature Reserve, Curracloe, Co. Wexford

Traditional Craft Skills Open Day
All are welcome to this public open day, involving demonstrations of traditional craft skills in the unique setting of An Cabhail Mhor, a 16th century plantation fort. This open day forms part of the SPAB Ireland Working Party, which is held over 3 days and where repair works will be undertaken to

August 19th, 2018

The Society for Protection of Ancient Buildings (S.P.A.B.) Ireland, An Cabhail Mhór, Killinaboy, Co. Clare

Wildlife Animal Workshop
Creative fun workshop where you get to design your very own wildlife animal, name him/her and everything!!!!!

August 26th, 2018

Monaghan Co Council, Ballybay Wetlands Centre, Co. Monaghan

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Bus Tour of the Historic Churches of Belfast
Belfast Civic Trust Historic churches  bus Tour of Belfast     The Belfast...

September 8th, 2018 - September 9th, 2018

Belfast Civic Trust c/o Bryson House, 28 Bedford Street, Belfast, BT2 7FE

ARTEfakty – Pruszkowski Festiwal Archeologiczny
Inspiracją do powstania festiwalu ARTEfakty jest chęć rozbudzenia w mieszkańcach Pruszkowa i Mazowsza świadomości znaczenia ich regionu w historii świata starożytnego. Celem Festiwalu jest przybliżenie lokalnej społeczności jednego

September 1st, 2018 - September 30th, 2018

Pruszków, woj. mazowieckieMuzeum Starożytnego Hutnictwa Mazowieckiego im. Stefana Woydy w Pruszkowie , ul. Jana Pawła II 2, 05-800 Pruszków

18th Century Chapel of Killarney
Conor Doolan presents his research on the 18th century Roman Catholic Chapel which once stood in Chapel Lane, Killarney town.

August 21st, 2018

Talk, Killarney Public Library, Co. Kerry

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