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Heritage Centres 40

Heritage and historical sites from caves and bogs to libraries, cottages and castles, which are located in Ireland. Listed randomly.

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Ionad Cultúrtha an Phiarsaigh Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=po7Nsg45Yvs

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Nov 2016 502 views 1:31
Ionad Cultúrtha an Phiarsaigh
Galway

The new visitor centre in Ros Muc in the heart of the Connemara Gaeltacht that tells the story of Patrick Pearse, and brings...

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Nenagh Heritage Centre Featured Photo
https://youtu.be/FEecXql81Ec

May 2011 123 views 1:06
Nenagh Heritage Centre
Tipperary

The Nenagh Heritage Centre is located in two stone Georgian buildings, built-in 1840-1842 as the Governor's House and...

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The Blasket Centre Featured Photo
https://youtu.be/aW8ZYWJGxwI

Jan 2015 1.1K views 3:54
The Blasket Centre
Kerry

The Blasket Centre tells the story of island life, subsistence fishing, and farming, traditional life including modes of work...

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Heritage in Schools Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zPkyS6ACTik

Oct 2018 373 views 1:38
Heritage in Schools
Kilkenny

The Heritage in Schools scheme makes available to primary schools a panel of 165 heritage specialists who will, at the...

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Cobh Heritage Centre Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DRP41FtwAqk

Nov 2016 5K views 2:22
Cobh Heritage Centre
Cork

At the Cobh Heritage Centre, your class will learn about the massive Irish emigration that took place during the 19th and...

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Famine Warhouse Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnLAQAxfGNw

Jan 2010 2.8K views 3:42
Famine Warhouse
Tipperary

During the Great Famine, the Warhouse was the scene of the 1848 Rebellion. The house exhibits the history of the Famine and...

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Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9aUQT1qCqbs

Sep 2015 2.2K views 1:41
Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre
Meath

The Battle of the Boyne Visitor Centre is located in the recently restored 18th century Oldbridge House, which is on the...

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Millstreet Country Park Featured Photo
https://youtu.be/qhqYe9b3DjE

Apr 2015 530 views 3:53
Millstreet Country Park
Cork

Millstreet Country Park is the perfect location for a school trip. The park counts with a huge variety of activities that...

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Lullymore Heritage Park Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYfXGsj8NVU

Jun 2016 3K views 4:54
Lullymore Heritage Park
Kildare

Lullymore Heritage & Discovery Park is set on 60 scenic acres of woodland/peatland in the heart of Irelands' largest bog...

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Model Railway Village Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2TVMYIb0qUU

Sep 2017 1K views 6:47
Model Railway Village
Cork

At the Model Village in Clonakilty, they welcome tours of all ages, but their favorites by far are primary school tours....

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Glengowla Mines Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3RyxSKZ7b0

Nov 2016 405 views 11:42
Glengowla Mines
Galway

Glengowla Silver and Lead Mines are a remarkable and impressive example of how part of our valuable industrial heritage has...

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Dunmore Cave Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4UNO9Kj6bnU

Feb 2019 206 views 1:44
Dunmore Cave
Kilkenny

History and geology blend at Dunmore Cave to give an interesting and unique situation. Consisting of a series of chambers...

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Dunbrody Famine Ship Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=guroqYSy6IQ

Dec 2012 7.4K views 3:14
Dunbrody Famine Ship
Wexford

The Dunbrody Famine Ship is a school-friendly program. As such, they are dedicated to providing the very best school...

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Brú na Bóinne [Newgrange] Featured Photo
https://youtu.be/IHCNLPTm6kA

Sep 2013 10.1K views 2:46
Brú na Bóinne [Newgrange]
Meath

The Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre (Palace of the Boyne) is the starting point for all visits to the monuments of the UNESCO...

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Roscrea Heritage Centre Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eSlBCMnWKNI

Aug 2012 841 views 0:58
Roscrea Heritage Centre
Tipperary

The stone castle consists of a gate tower, curtain walls and two corner towers dating from the 1280s. The castle rooms are...

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Sligo Folk Park Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nlJXPEOcLY8

Jun 2012 134 views 7:34
Sligo Folk Park
Sligo

Sligo Folk Park is located in the beautiful village of Riverstown, County Sligo. This community-based attraction provides a...

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Crag Cave Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_U1u8axQog

Apr 2018 210 views 5:42
Crag Cave
Kerry

Crag Cave is an ancient fossil cave system, older than mankind itself, within which can be seen the natural forces that...

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Céide Fields Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLgWx8Ao6r0

Apr 2018 1.3K views 3:43
Céide Fields
Mayo

The remarkable neolithic site at Ceide Fields in County Mayo, Ireland, contains the oldest known stone-walled fields in the...

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Seán Mac Diarmada’s Cottage Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wz5W51s2a20

Apr 2016 9.3K views 3:46
Seán Mac Diarmada’s Cottage
Leitrim

The Centre is located in the former courthouse building and has been developed with Peace III funding administered by Leitrim...

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The School of Irish Archaeology Featured Photo
https://youtu.be/szpEufCt2eA

Aug 2018 391 views 2:46
The School of Irish Archaeology
Dublin

The School of Irish Archaeology focuses on educating our younger generations in primary and secondary schools. The aim of the...

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Lough Gur Heritage Centre Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgY8yZ39UnM

Oct 2014 2K views 4:01
Lough Gur Heritage Centre
Limerick

People come to Lough Gur for its beauty and tranquillity but many more want to find out more about this magical place. In...

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Rathcroghan Visitor Centre Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lw86y0DBghg

Nov 2017 86 views 4:03
Rathcroghan Visitor Centre
Roscommon

The Rathcroghan experience comprises of a visit to our award-winning interpretive rooms, where visitors explore the rich...

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House of Waterford Crystal Featured Photo
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Jun 2012 14.5K views 3:55
House of Waterford Crystal
Waterford

The story of Waterford Crystal dates back over 200 years, while inspirations for designs reach back even further: to castles,...

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Arbour Hill Cemetery Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHFLFNS1Pho

Mar 2018 2.7K views 4:59
Arbour Hill Cemetery
Dublin

The military cemetery at Arbour Hill is the last resting place of 14 of the executed leaders of the insurrection of 1916....

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Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDfs7uO_dhE

Jun 2017 26.9K views 20:19
Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery
Sligo

This is the largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in Ireland and is also among the country's oldest, with monuments ranging...

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Skerries Mills Featured Photo
https://youtu.be/-Uz1DBIp1U0

Sep 2016 827 views 3:26
Skerries Mills
Dublin

Guided school tours are available daily and last approximately 50 minutes. During your tour you will be accompanied by a...

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Aillwee Cave Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1G7G39LEWPk

Apr 2018 47 views 5:25
Aillwee Cave
Clare

Aillwee Cave is located in the heart of the Burren in Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare. Their expert guides introduce their young...

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Irish Family History Centre Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5zwkCPGhK8w

Nov 2016 2K views 1:30
Irish Family History Centre
Dublin

The Irish Family History Centre offers the GENEius Pathways program, which is an interdisciplinary, cross-curricular module...

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Ferrycarrig Heritage Park Featured Photo
https://youtu.be/H8xj1PaJiTI

Jun 2019 352 views 1:10
Ferrycarrig Heritage Park
Wexford

Experience the stories of our ancestors as we guide you through our epic past. Discover our Pre-Historic settlers, the...

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Lifford Courthouse Featured Photo
https://youtu.be/S87nKvd0qEA

Jun 2018 192 views 0:53
Lifford Courthouse
Donegal

Lifford Courthouse live tours take the form of a one-man show in which your class will be arrested and marched down to the...

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The Burren Centre Featured Photo
https://youtu.be/uvJuplx8B0M

Nov 2012 977 views 1:01
The Burren Centre
Clare

Ireland’s first Interpretative Centre rebuilt on the site of the old school and situated beside the ancient Kilfenora...

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Arigna Mining Experience Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9z6d7XljZY

May 2017 1.4K views 6:12
Arigna Mining Experience
Roscommon

Arigna Mining Experience is an accredited SFI – Discovery Centre offering accredited workshops and outreach programs for...

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Waterford & Suir Valley Railway Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMgMJkjff0g

Oct 2017 1.1K views 4:24
Waterford & Suir Valley Railway
Waterford

The trip is fun and educational as your class learn about the history of the area, passing sights such as the ruins of...

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Scattery Island Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UhsOetSpxGk

Jul 2018 244 views 1:57
Scattery Island
Clare

If you’re planning a group tour, school tour, or private party, Scattery Island could be a great option. They can tailor a...

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Doolin Cave Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZC2LJDAol4

Dec 2013 1.9K views 3:09
Doolin Cave
Clare

Doolin Cave is one of the best-kept secrets of the Wild Atlantic Way. School tours and groups are welcome to Doolin Cave. The...

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Connemara Heritage Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hn-pvHV0fg4

Sep 2018 230 views 38:07
Connemara Heritage
Galway

The Connemara Heritage Centre is based around the restored pre-famine cottage of Dan O' Hara who was forced to emigrate in...

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Michael Cusack Centre Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Dck-Ynz46Q

Mar 2010 599 views 1:39
Michael Cusack Centre
Clare

The Michael Cusack centre is an ideal destination for school tours as it combines a modern holographic multimedia exhibit...

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Corlea Trackway Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiX2f1ORIHk

Mar 2018 219 views 1:17
Corlea Trackway
Longford

The Corlea Trackway Visitor Centre interprets an Iron Age bog road that was built in the year 148 B.C. across the boglands of...

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Newmills Corn and Flax Mills Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6pma2ecKZfA

Mar 2018 859 views 7:26
Newmills Corn and Flax Mills
Donegal

The oldest surviving building here is said to be 400 years old. Indeed, the whole complex is an interesting reminder of a...

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Ardnacrusha Power Station Featured Photo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IprKa-hRsKI

Jun 2017 7.5K views 2:06
Ardnacrusha Power Station
Limerick

ESB is once again opening the gates of the historic Ardnacrusha Power Station to schools and the general public for a unique...

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