Heritage Week @ Ballycroy National Park

Heritage week is upon us, beginning on the 18th August. Here’s the run-down of our free events: 18th August: Paper Folding Craft Workshop 2p.m. – 4p.m. run by Shirley Sweeney(booking is not required but is advised by calling the Visitor Centre on 098-49888 as places are limited). Kids crafts will run from 12p.m. – 2p.m. […]

Read more >


Dr Anne-Julie Lafaye, UCC, Public Talk in Carnacon

Dr Anne-Julie Lafaye, an IRC postdoctoral fellow at University College Cork and a project collaborator at the Discovery Programme, Centre for Archaeology and Innovation Ireland, has today (08.08.2018) announced that she will host a public talk about her research on Burriscarra medieval friary and parish church during National Heritage Week 2018, which will take place […]

Read more >


Mayo County Council in a collaborative partnership with Mayo GAA acquire land at Lough Lannagh for unique sport and tourism development

Mayo County Council in a collaborative development with Mayo GAA is delighted to announce that it has acquired land at Lough Lannagh and intends to develop it for the purposes of sport, tourism and recreation. The property being acquired comprises approximately 27 acres of land adjacent to Lough Lannagh Holiday Village, the new Castlebar Swimming […]

Read more >


Heritage Week @ Ballycroy National Park

Heritage week is upon us, beginning on the 18th August. Here’s the run-down of our free events: 18th August: Paper Folding Craft Workshop 2p.m. – 4p.m. run by Shirley Sweeney(booking is not required but is advised by calling the Visitor Centre on 098-49888 as places are limited). Kids crafts will run from 12p.m. – 2p.m. […]

Read more >


Visit of Pope Francis to Knock – F.A.Q’s

Please see some F.A.Q’s regarding the visit of Pope Francis to Knock this Sunday, August 26th. Please follow the link at bottom of F.A.Q’s for further information from the World Meeting of Families website   About the Event This information is updated on an ongoing basis so please check back this page regularly. How long […]

Read more >


Traveller Life in the 1950s @ Museum of Country Life

Enjoy a living history demonstration with Meath Travellers Workshops Ltd. from 10.30am to 4pm on August 22. Visit a real life picture of Traveller life in the 1950s. See a fully restored barrel-top wagon; a traditional tent; a flat cart; a working tinsmith; a storyteller; and of course, a campfire! No booking required. This is […]

Read more >


All Rights Reserved. Copyright 2019. Mayo.ie