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#Glendalough

# glendalough - Sunday 20 September, 2020

How a lost shoe and Viking coins help tell the history of Glendalough
# Hidden History
# Hidden History

How a lost shoe and Viking coins help tell the history of Glendalough

Sep 20th 2020, 8:30 AM 26,053 Views 11 Comments

They’re on display now in a new exhibition at the National Museum of Ireland, which can be viewed online.

# glendalough - Monday 4 May, 2020

€500k 'masterplan' tackling traffic and congestion to improve visitor experience at Glendalough
# Wicklow Mountains
# Wicklow Mountains

€500k 'masterplan' tackling traffic and congestion to improve visitor experience at Glendalough

May 4th 2020, 6:10 AM 35,254 Views 20 Comments

Fáilte Ireland is working with a number of agencies to deliver the project.

# glendalough - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Social distancing: Glendalough upper car park and Sally Gap closed due to 'sheer volume of traffic'
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Social distancing: Glendalough upper car park and Sally Gap closed due to 'sheer volume of traffic'

Updated Mar 22nd 2020, 3:39 PM 58,497 Views 96 Comments

The National Parks and Wildlife Service said earlier this week that there’s been an increase in people using parks.

# glendalough - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Here's what topped the list of the most visited OPW sites in Ireland last year
# Pulling In The Crowds
# Pulling In The Crowds

Here's what topped the list of the most visited OPW sites in Ireland last year

Sep 28th 2019, 9:30 AM 50,526 Views 15 Comments

Kilkenny, Dublin and Wicklow had the top three most visited attractions last year.

# glendalough - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Prince Charles visits Wicklow Mountains National Park during day two of Ireland visit
# Prince Charles
# Prince Charles

Prince Charles visits Wicklow Mountains National Park during day two of Ireland visit

May 21st 2019, 4:49 PM 41,794 Views 34 Comments

During the visit, Prince Charles spent time at Glendalough.

# glendalough - Sunday 19 May, 2019

Prince Charles and Camilla to take in the sights of Wicklow
# Royal Visit
# Royal Visit

Prince Charles and Camilla to take in the sights of Wicklow

May 19th 2019, 9:00 PM 61,078 Views 42 Comments

Gardaí have been carrying out security sweeps of locations where the royals are due to visit.

# glendalough - Friday 17 August, 2018

Your summer in Ireland: 5 must-see sites in Wicklow
# Heritage Hotspots
# Heritage Hotspots

Your summer in Ireland: 5 must-see sites in Wicklow

Aug 17th 2018, 8:30 PM 16,364 Views 23 Comments

Take our challenge and tick off as many glorious sites this summer as recommended by heritage officers around Ireland.

# glendalough - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Saoirse Ronan missed her Golden Globe nomination because she was hiking in Glendalough
# Golden Globes
From The Daily Edge
# Golden Globes

Saoirse Ronan missed her Golden Globe nomination because she was hiking in Glendalough

Dec 12th 2017, 3:11 PM 8,625 Views 0 Comments

As you do.

# glendalough - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Fancy yourself as a bit of an Indiana Jones? Now you can experience what he did on his day job

Fancy yourself as a bit of an Indiana Jones? Now you can experience what he did on his day job

Aug 20th 2017, 7:30 PM 17,060 Views 14 Comments

The public is being asked to help at archaeological dig at Glendalough.

# glendalough - Sunday 26 March, 2017

One man has spent five years capturing breathtaking views of Glendalough
# Photopost
# Photopost

One man has spent five years capturing breathtaking views of Glendalough

Mar 26th 2017, 9:30 AM 41,843 Views 16 Comments

Frank Corry’s PhotoPost project shows that Ireland’s changeable weather is actually really beautiful.

# glendalough - Saturday 21 January, 2017

'It's the lifeblood of the community': Protest as rural post office to shut next week
# SAVE OUR SERVICE
# SAVE OUR SERVICE

'It's the lifeblood of the community': Protest as rural post office to shut next week

Jan 21st 2017, 9:00 PM 14,991 Views 61 Comments

It is one of 500 post offices deemed to be economically unviable.

# glendalough - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Pictures: 12 fabulous shots of Dublin by one amateur photographer
# Streets Of Dublin
# Streets Of Dublin

Pictures: 12 fabulous shots of Dublin by one amateur photographer

Oct 30th 2016, 12:30 PM 39,096 Views 15 Comments

For Dermot Kavanagh, photographing Dublin satisfies his urge to “roam the streets”.

# glendalough - Monday 21 March, 2016

Glendalough food sellers launch court action against ice-cream van 'parked in front of their business'
# Glendalough
# Glendalough

Glendalough food sellers launch court action against ice-cream van 'parked in front of their business'

Mar 21st 2016, 6:31 PM 26,592 Views 0 Comments

The case was adjourned to next week.

# glendalough - Saturday 17 October, 2015

This stunning drone footage of Glendalough will put some pep in your weekend step
# That's Jurassic
# That's Jurassic

This stunning drone footage of Glendalough will put some pep in your weekend step

Oct 17th 2015, 9:15 AM 22,570 Views 20 Comments

Who’s up for a hike?

# glendalough - Thursday 3 July, 2014

The ESB are throwing a party inside a mountain today
# Very James Bond
# Very James Bond

The ESB are throwing a party inside a mountain today

Jul 3rd 2014, 7:15 AM 25,334 Views 50 Comments

Yes, really.

# glendalough - Sunday 9 February, 2014

14 amazing Irish trees to see before you die
# Put A Ring In It
From The Daily Edge
# Put A Ring In It

14 amazing Irish trees to see before you die

Feb 9th 2014, 8:15 PM 118,569 Views 54 Comments

Yes, trees. Just go with it.

# glendalough - Monday 25 November, 2013

Two men rescued after falling in water at Glendalough
# Saved
# Saved

Two men rescued after falling in water at Glendalough

Nov 25th 2013, 2:45 PM 10,953 Views 10 Comments

The two men were treated for mild hypothermia.

# glendalough - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Glorious: See Glendalough in all its autumnal technicolour
# Heritage Ireland
# Heritage Ireland

Glorious: See Glendalough in all its autumnal technicolour

Nov 23rd 2013, 9:45 AM 16,420 Views 12 Comments

This week, Neil Jackman captures the Wicklow site at a point when its beauty is matched only by its archaeological significance.

# glendalough - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

In pics: Michelle Obama and girls visit Wicklow park and lunch with Bono in pub
# Obamas In Ireland
# Obamas In Ireland

In pics: Michelle Obama and girls visit Wicklow park and lunch with Bono in pub

Jun 18th 2013, 5:21 PM 29,848 Views 70 Comments

Michelle, Sasha and Malia first took a tour through Wicklow Mountains National Park and then headed to Finnegan’s Pub for lunch with Bono and his wife.

Embarrassing 'Obama in Ireland' headline fail
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

Embarrassing 'Obama in Ireland' headline fail

Jun 18th 2013, 10:03 AM 33,004 Views 66 Comments

Wow, the Obamas look different.

Bono taking the Obama ladies out for lunch in Dalkey
# Obama Visit
From The Daily Edge
# Obama Visit

Bono taking the Obama ladies out for lunch in Dalkey

Jun 18th 2013, 10:00 AM 7,888 Views 5 Comments

They’re going to his favourite pub, Finnegans.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Jun 18th 2013, 8:40 AM 8,802 Views 7 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things to know before you start your day…

Michelle Obama and daughters will tour Glendalough today
# Obama
# Obama

Michelle Obama and daughters will tour Glendalough today

Jun 18th 2013, 7:44 AM 9,864 Views 19 Comments

US First Lady Michelle Obama with her daughters are due to visit the Co Wicklow heritage site on the last day of their visit to Ireland.

# glendalough - Sunday 16 June, 2013

26-year-old dies after crash with tour bus in Wicklow
# Road Death
# Road Death

26-year-old dies after crash with tour bus in Wicklow

Jun 16th 2013, 9:25 AM 11,962 Views 6 Comments

The man was seriously injured in the collision which took place on Friday afternoon.

# glendalough - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Man remains in critical condition after collision with tour bus
# Crash
# Crash

Man remains in critical condition after collision with tour bus

Jun 15th 2013, 4:12 PM 13,312 Views 5 Comments

The man was airlifted to hospital after the crash yesterday afternoon.

# glendalough - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Woman airlifted from Glendalough
# Rescue
# Rescue

Woman airlifted from Glendalough

Dec 30th 2012, 11:26 AM 9,467 Views 19 Comments

The 68-year-old was out walking when she found herself in trouble.

# glendalough - Sunday 2 September, 2012

A serious business: the work of Ireland's mountain rescue volunteers
# Mountain Rescue
# Mountain Rescue

A serious business: the work of Ireland's mountain rescue volunteers

Sep 2nd 2012, 9:15 AM 4,371 Views 5 Comments

TheJournal.ie reporter Sinéad O’Carroll joined Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team for an evening. Here’s what happened.

# glendalough - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Bomb disposal team deals with unstable chemical at Wicklow school
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb disposal team deals with unstable chemical at Wicklow school

Aug 1st 2012, 6:36 PM 83 Views 0 Comments

Dinitrophenylhydrazine, a routine agent which can become unstable over time, was found during a routine audit.

# glendalough - Monday 28 May, 2012

Coastguard helicopter airlifts three teenagers off Wicklow Mountains
# Rescue
# Rescue

Coastguard helicopter airlifts three teenagers off Wicklow Mountains

May 28th 2012, 6:29 PM 6,138 Views 15 Comments

The teenagers all sustained leg injuries during a hike around the Glendalough valley.

# glendalough - Friday 6 August, 2010

We might be skint, but America still likes our houses
# New York Times
From The Daily Edge
# New York Times

We might be skint, but America still likes our houses

Aug 6th 2010, 10:52 AM 229 Views 0 Comments

This Wicklow three-bed country house adorns the New York Times homepage. But why?