# archaeology - Sunday 20 March, 2016
The examination of a bear patella shows that humans were in Ireland 2,500 years earlier than thought.
# archaeology - Sunday 13 September, 2015
A team from Ireland and England are trying their hand – with impressive results.
# archaeology - Thursday 10 September, 2015
“Today will be written into the history books as one of those moments in which the world learnt something new and remarkable.”
# archaeology - Monday 7 September, 2015
The stones are thought to have been erected about 4,000 years ago.
# archaeology - Friday 28 August, 2015
And everyone’s getting awfully excited.
# archaeology - Tuesday 18 August, 2015
A 1.85 million-year-old bone from the little finger of a human ancestor has been discovered.
# archaeology - Friday 5 June, 2015
Its funding has been decimated but it preserves our historical gems and pulls in tourists – what’s not to love?
# archaeology - Friday 15 May, 2015
Archaeologist Neil Jackman explores one of the country’s finest stone circles and the quiet final resting place of a remarkable penal times priest.
# archaeology - Saturday 4 April, 2015
Fancy stretching the legs over the Easter weekend? Archaeologist Neil Jackman has more suggestions for great historical sites to visit around the island of Ireland.
# archaeology - Friday 3 April, 2015
# archaeology - Tuesday 31 March, 2015
Bit more interesting than crushed up cans of Dutch Gold anyway.
They want the living wage.
# archaeology - Sunday 22 March, 2015
The corner of a lost civilisation, a secret fortress and a 250-year-old pretzel.
# archaeology - Saturday 21 March, 2015
The Careys had a round tower, a medieval Norman-style hall and Gothic and Romanesque arches in their palatial 19th century pad.
# archaeology - Monday 16 March, 2015
Documents and archaeological evidence paint a picture of the man behind the legend.
# archaeology - Saturday 7 March, 2015
St Canice’s Cathedral – and its fantastically-preserved round tower – is a jewel in the centre of medieval Kilkenny.
# archaeology - Saturday 21 February, 2015
Archaeologist Neil Jackman finds medieval magic in Limerick and a splendid demesne in Derry.
# archaeology - Saturday 7 February, 2015
Discover this magical ancient site in Co Limerick, and a monastic complex that saved locals from slaughter in Kilkenny as Neil Jackman’s Heritage Ireland returns.
# archaeology - Thursday 29 January, 2015
Scientists seems to think they’ve found the place.
# archaeology - Tuesday 18 November, 2014
… Archaeology. It was good for archaeology.
# archaeology - Tuesday 4 November, 2014
New publication and guide uncover the 9th century power of a settlement at Woodstown on the River Suir.
# archaeology - Friday 31 October, 2014
An archaeologist in Sligo has identified 35 used to hide people and ammunitions and needs your help to find more.
# archaeology - Monday 6 October, 2014
The Development Board for the new hospital confirmed that a study has found “no evidence of a grave or any other features of archaeological significance”.
# archaeology - Saturday 4 October, 2014
Archaeologist Neil Jackman criss-crosses the country to bring you a massive cairn in Sligo, a castle in Antrim with a bloody past, and a dolmen with an interesting supersition…
# archaeology - Saturday 20 September, 2014
St Audoen’s in Dublin city centre stands by the most ancient road into Dublin. (And learn, too, about where the monks from Skellig Michael fled from their lonely rock in the sea.)
# archaeology - Tuesday 16 September, 2014
Part of a leg and foot were discovered by Bord na Mona workers.
The fortress was a genuine military facility and was probably the scene of fighting as well.
# archaeology - Saturday 6 September, 2014
Archaeologist Neil Jackman transports us to another batch of wonderful Irish historical gems in Sligo, Dublin – and that incredible southerly Copper Coast.
# archaeology - Sunday 24 August, 2014
Medieval human remains found in Dublin city centre have thrown up many questions for archaeologists.
# archaeology - Saturday 23 August, 2014
In this special edition of our Heritage Ireland series, Neil Jackman takes his pick of Heritage Week events and fun…
# archaeology - Thursday 14 August, 2014
The remains were found during Luas works in mid-July.
The project will run in the Parade in Kilkenny city today.
# archaeology - Saturday 9 August, 2014
Dunmore Cave has a chilling tale to tell visitors.
The skeleton, nicknamed Noah, is believed to be of a muscular man who was at least 5’8″ tall.
# archaeology - Saturday 26 July, 2014
Let archaeologist Neil Jackman lead you through the amazing past and present of Hook Lighthouse as well as trips to a major ancient monastery and Georgian splendour.
# archaeology - Sunday 20 July, 2014
In my mid twenties, I began to yearn for a change. A recurring voice at the back of my head kept whispering about the possibility of another path.
# archaeology - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Archaeologist Neil Jackman brings us on a round tower with a view and a fantastically flamboyant neo-gothic mansion.
# archaeology - Saturday 14 June, 2014
Archaeologist Neil Jackman with the final part of his three-part series on the momentous dig on the ancient site of Tlachtga in Meath.
# archaeology - Saturday 31 May, 2014
Archaeologist Neil Jackman with part two of his three-part series on the momentous dig on the ancient site of Tlachtga in Meath.
# archaeology - Thursday 29 May, 2014
The criminal damage has been widely condemned today.