Start Date 23 Aug 2014
End Date 31 Aug 2014
Times See below.
'Pot Luck Tours'
Draw a ticket from the Castle Cauldron and go on a specially themed mini-tour taken from the following list:
- Gore, Gongs and Garderobes
- Siege Special
- Monkeys, Moats and Murder Holes
- Banquets and Bedrooms
- Flags, Fitzgeralds and Florence
- Parese, Putlogs and Pardons
- Wine, Walls, Windows and Wells
- Kings, Kildares and Keeps
- Archers, Arrow Loops and Artillery
Dates: 23rd/24th/27th/28th/29th/31st August 10am – 4.30pm
Family Friendly/Children's Activities
Drop-in art activities: for children aged 4 – 12 years. Enjoy colouring activities or design your own Castle.
Wizard Word Search: Ask at the reception desk for the special Heritage Week word-puzzle sheets
Heritage Week Quiz: Pick up a quiz sheet from the reception desk and explore the Castle to find the answers. The winner will receive a Family Heritage Card worth €55!
Dates: 23rd/24th/27th/28th/29th/31st August @ 11am and 2pm
Siege Tours: Special themed tours focusing on the 10-day siege of Maynooth Castle, Skeffington's bombardment of the Castle and the so-called 'Pardon of Maynooth'
Dates: 23rd/24th/27th/28th/29th/31st August @ 3.30pm
Children's Tours: Fun, lively tours for younger visitors. Hear about life in a Castle – not quite as glamorous as it seems!
Dates: Sunday 24th August and Sunday 31st August 10am – 4.30pm
Flag Day for Children: Learn about the Fitzgerald flag. Draw your own flag and display it in the Castle or you can even bring it home!
Note: All above events are FREE. For further information contact Maynooth Castle, Wednesday to Sunday at 01 628 6744.
Start Date 30 Aug 2014
End Date 30 Aug 2014
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