Heritage Week 2019 – Events from IQUA members

This year’s edition of Heritage Week will be running from the 17th to the 25th of August 2019 all over the country with a large selection of events. Here are some that are organised by IQUA members and might be of interest. For more information and to look for other events, visit https://www.heritageweek.ie/.

Date Time Title Organiser County Website
17-Aug 11:00-16:00 Frozen in Time NMI-Country Life Mayo https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/frozen-in-time
17-18-Aug 14:00-17:00 Long strand: a geowalk in west cork Anthony Beese Cork https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/long-strand-a-geowalk-in-west-cork
21-Aug 11:00-16:30 Walking the Devenish lands at Dowth Steve Davis Meath https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/walking-the-devenish-lands-at-dowth
21-22-Aug 14:30-17:00 Creating Prehistory! Laura Basel/Ben Gearey/ et al. Kerry https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/creating-prehistory
21-Aug 19:00-20:30 Beneath the soil at Brú na Bóinne Steve Davis Meath https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/beneath-the-soil-at-brú-na-bóinne
22-Aug 19:00-20:00 The Glacial Landscape of Clew Bay Benjamin Thebaudeau/IQUA Mayo https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/the-glacial-landscape-of-clew-bay
24-Aug 16:00-17:30 Stories from receding cliffs Bill Sheppard Waterford https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/stories-from-receding-cliffs


Geological Survey Ireland has compiled a very handy schedule of geology related events, including a number of them related to bulding stones in various localities. Click here to access it.