EHD Events

Heritage Tour of Grand Canal Dock
Join Ancestry's genealogists on a walking tour of the Grand Canal Dock area. Inspired by maps, documents and old newspapers, they will uncover the fascinating history behind today's 'Silicon Docks'.

August 20th, 2019

Ancestry Ireland Unlimited Company, Outside Ancestry Ireland Unlimited Company, 52-55 Sir John Rogerson's Quay, Dublin 2, Co. Dublin – Dublin City

Hand Spinning Wool from Fleece
Demonstration of spinning using the history of yarn spinning in Ireland Also a introduction to hand dyeing using easily gathered hedgerow plants

August 25th, 2019

Markree Wool Craft, Rathcormac Market, Rathcormac, Co. Sligo

Talk/Visit to St Peter's Turas
The talk will be given at the Green Pump unless the weather is inclement, in which case it will be in the Olde Village Tea Rooms, followed by a walk to the Turas (approx. 2 kms). Part of the route is over uneven and boggy ground so sensible footwear should be worn. It is possible to drive part of t

August 18th, 2019

Mountcharles Heritage and Walking Group, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal

The Very Hungry Caterpillar
This event is aimed at children and their grandparents but parents/guardians with their children are welcome to join in. The tale of The Very Hungry Caterpillar will be read and children will be able to make their own caterpillar. This event will be suitable for ages 2 and up.

August 22nd, 2019

Waterford City & County Libraries, Brown's Road Library, Lisduggan, Co. Waterford

Guided walk of Kildare Town
Tour price includes a donation to St Brigid's Cathedral but not the cost of Climbing the Round Tower.

August 20th, 2019

Kildare Town Walking Tours, Kildare Town Heritage Centre, Co. Kildare

European Heritage Makers Week in Spain 2019 Semana Europea de los Artífices de Patrimonio 2019
If you are a young person between 12 and 18 years of age and you are interested in observing,...

February 25th, 2019


Seamus Heaney Exhibition Tour
Join us at the new Bank of Ireland Cultural and Heritage Centre for a guided tour of ‘Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again.’ The exhibition, in partnership with the Bank of Ireland and Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, draws on the National Library of Ireland’s extensive archive and fe

August 18th, 2019

National Library of Ireland, Bank of Ireland Cultural and Heritage Centre, Westmoreland Street, Co. Dublin – Dublin City

Water, nature, poetry and stories
Join Michael Bell (Sligo Tidy Towns) and Karen Kennedy (Waters & Communities Office) for a riverwalk at Doorly Park. Take time out to enjoy the wildlife and the tranquil environment along the Garavogue River while also sharing stories and poetry which capture the magical landscape of Lough Gill

August 21st, 2019

Waters & Communities Office, Doorly Park - Cleveragh entrance beside the jetty/floating pontoon, Co. Sligo

Quadruple Labyrinth Walk
White quartz lined paths of only Quadruple Energy Labyrinth in world. People come from all over world to walk for mediation, peace, relaxation. White quartz reflects star light and moon light allowing night walking. Each labyrinth of 4 labyrinths is reported to have different energy. Sound fr

August 18th, 2019

Glore Mill Centre for Sustainable Biodiversity, Energy, Living, & Labyrinth Society, Glore Mill Centre for Sustainable Biodiversity,, Energy, Living, Co. Mayo