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#hidden heritage

# hidden-heritage - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

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

Aug 14th 2018, 10:30 AM 15,675 Views 10 Comments

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

# hidden-heritage - Friday 10 July, 2015

One of Ireland's best medieval castles was the scene of a bitter showdown between two brothers
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# Heritage Ireland

One of Ireland's best medieval castles was the scene of a bitter showdown between two brothers

Jul 10th 2015, 7:00 PM 45,602 Views 14 Comments

Archaeologist Neil Jackman explores Cahir in Tipperary, home to one of Ireland’s best-preserved medieval castles.

# hidden-heritage - Friday 26 June, 2015

One of Ireland's best high crosses is 1,200 years old and hidden in a small Kildare village
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One of Ireland's best high crosses is 1,200 years old and hidden in a small Kildare village

Jun 26th 2015, 8:30 PM 22,368 Views 13 Comments

Archaeologist Neil Jackman explores a medieval house in Cork and a remarkable high cross in Kildare.

# hidden-heritage - Friday 12 June, 2015

The best medieval statue in Ireland is 8ft tall and in a ruined church in Kilkenny...
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The best medieval statue in Ireland is 8ft tall and in a ruined church in Kilkenny...

Jun 12th 2015, 8:00 PM 28,255 Views 30 Comments

Want to explore Ireland’s history? Archaeologist Neil Jackman has two suggestions for you to visit in Kilkenny.

# hidden-heritage - Friday 29 May, 2015

The huge 17th century fort in Cork where a key battle between two English kings was fought
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The huge 17th century fort in Cork where a key battle between two English kings was fought

May 29th 2015, 8:00 PM 22,526 Views 8 Comments

Archaeologist Neil Jackman explores a huge fort in Kinsale and one of the most exquisite romantic gardens in the country.

# hidden-heritage - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Step from Ireland's pre-Famine past to life in the New World in the Sperrins
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Step from Ireland's pre-Famine past to life in the New World in the Sperrins

Apr 4th 2015, 9:15 AM 13,120 Views 9 Comments

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.

# hidden-heritage - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Did you ever climb 121 steps up through Irish history? You should
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Did you ever climb 121 steps up through Irish history? You should

Mar 7th 2015, 9:30 AM 21,297 Views 25 Comments

St Canice’s Cathedral – and its fantastically-preserved round tower – is a jewel in the centre of medieval Kilkenny.

# hidden-heritage - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Hidden Ireland: Ready to meet Ireland's very first farmers?
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Hidden Ireland: Ready to meet Ireland's very first farmers?

Nov 9th 2013, 9:45 AM 11,878 Views 9 Comments

This week, archaeologist Neil Jackman is awed by the Neolithic treasures of Lough Gur, as well as a stunning Kerry fort complex and a Galway medieval cathedral.

# hidden-heritage - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Hidden Ireland: Heritage Week and the treasures of Waterford
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Hidden Ireland: Heritage Week and the treasures of Waterford

Aug 17th 2013, 9:15 AM 8,734 Views 27 Comments

As part of the Hidden Ireland series, Neil Jackman focuses on the historical gems of Waterford – and what you can see in Heritage Week, kicking off today!