Start Date 17 Aug 2013
End Date 23 Aug 2013
To celebrate Heritage Week 2013, the following events will take place at Céide Fields.
Saturday August 17th at 2pm
Traditional Turf Cutting. Talk and demonstration on the culture and history of turf cutting by Jim Henry.
Sunday August 18th at 2.30pm
Extended Walking Tour. A 2 hour (approx.) walk on Céide Hill, incorporating probing through 4m deep bog for stone wall and a visit to a Court Tomb by Gretta Byrne. Walking boots required as it will involve uphill walking across bogland.
Friday August 23rd at 3pm
Folklore and uses of Bog Plants. Guided walk and talk on the folklore of bog plants by Bernie Lynn.
For further information, please telephone (096) 43325.