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

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Geashill Carved in Words and Stone
We will celebrate the poetry of Edward Egan with the unveiling of a stone slab carved with a verse of his Geashill poem, with contemporary responses from local young writers.

August 21st, 2019

Geashill Tidy Towns, The Green Geashill, Co. Offaly

CANCELLED Cloontuskert Natural Heritage Tour
We intend to host a guided walk for the local community on local flora and fauna, as identified as part of an updated wildlife survey to be carried out by our Junior Tidy Towns (JTT) group during July 2018. The event will extend to hosting a heritage-based Fairy Walk through the forest section of o

August 25th, 2019

Cloontuskert Residents Association, Cloontuskert village, Co. Roscommon

Wild Child Day Bug Hunt
Meet up with Nature’s Little Creatures with the help of a Nature Expert. Bug Pots and Nets provided for groups of up to 12 children on a first come first served basis every 30 mins starting @ 12.00pm

August 22nd, 2019

Roscommon County Council, The Fairy House, Fairy Village, The Demesne, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon

Merlin Woods Heritage Project Demo
Join our projects leaders as they discuss the projects on woodland coppicing research project and traditional dry stonewaling. A project funded by the Heritage Council for the last two years. They wil also discuss the benefits and some techniques used in their crafts. Meeting point Merlin Woods com

August 19th, 2019

Friends of Merlin Woods, Merlin Park Woods Galway , entrance off Doughiska rd, Co. Galway – City

Revolutionary Tale of Two Families
Why did a portrait of King Louis XVI of France and Marie Antoinette adorn the walls of Killarney House? Discover the unlikely story of two families and an attempted escape plot

August 20th, 2019

Killarney House & Gardens, Killarney National Park, Killarney House & Gardens Reception, Killarney, Co. Kerry

Farm and Brewery Tour
Having been farmed by the Walsh family for 13 generations and 379 years, there are plenty of stories to be told about Ballykilcavan, near Stradbally. Come and hear about the rebellious gardener, the fairy curse, the drunken councillors and the hangman's tree, and enjoy a tour of the 18th cent

August 26th, 2019

Ballykilcavan Farm, Ballykilcavan, Stradbally, Co. Laois, R32 PY89, Co. Laois

Getting Started on your Family Tree
A talk by David Ryan from Cork Genealogical Society

August 18th, 2019

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

Walking Tour of Birr Barracks
This walking tour will highlight what remains of the barracks today, while explaining the overall history of the complex. With the use of visual aids be transported back in time!

August 25th, 2019

Stephen Callaghan, Outside The Thatch restaurant, Crinkill., Co. Offaly

Bloomville House
Directions From the R420 road (Tullamore to Portarlington) take the L5027 local road. This road is 400m from Raheen Church and halfway between Geashill and Cloneygowan. After 1.5km on the L5027, there is a small valley with large trees and lane to Bloomville House on the left. Look out for signs m

August 23rd, 2019

Clemens von Ow, Bloomville House, Sranure, Geashill, Co. Offaly

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Tommy Conneff Clane's Great Athlete
This event is a talk on Tommy Conneff (1866-1912) born near Clane who became Irish and American middle-distance athletic champion.

August 21st, 2019

Clane Community Library, Clane Community Library, Clane., Co. Kildare

Rock Art by Night
Aoibheann Lambe of Rock Art Kerry presents Connecting with our Prehistoric Ancestors - Rock Art by Night. Meeting at 9pm at the gates to the church car park in Caherdaniel village, we take the short torch lit stroll to a monumental example of rock art created on this very spot by our ancestors some

August 19th, 2019

Rock Art Kerry, Caherdaniel meeting at St Crohan's Church Gate Caherdaniel Village, Co. Kerry

Mythological Tour of Corlea
The story of a boy, a girl and a trackway!

August 19th, 2019

Office of Public Works, Corlea Trackway Visitor Centre, Co. Longford

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