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    • Lughnasa Event 1 big

      LUGHNASA FESTIVAL, CRAGAUNOWEN, AUGUST 6TH & 7TH

      At the end of the summer harvest, a festival of games and skills are for you to enjoy.

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      AT THE END OF THE SUMMER HARVEST, A FESTIVAL OF GAMES AND SKILLS ARE FOR YOU TO ENJOY   FIND OUT MORE  

    • GPO Witness History private events

      GPO Witness History is a truly unique space available for private events. This iconic building offers a unique surrounding for a reception or sit down dinner, right at the very heart of Dublin.

      GPO Witness History is a truly unique space available for private events.  

    • Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet

      Experience Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet for as little as €30!

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      Experience Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet for as little as €30!   FIND OUT MORE  

    • Wild Irish Nights

      Discover your “Wild Irish” side at our Traditional Irish Evening at Bunratty Folk Park. INCREDIBLE OFFER ONLY €30

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      Discover your “Wild Irish” side at our Traditional Irish Evening at Bunratty Folk Park   FIND OUT MORE  

    • Christmas Evenings
    • Christmas Evenings

      NEW CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP CARDS

      Shannon Heritage has recently unveiled a Corporate Membership card which offers many benefits to the corporate sector when visiting Shannon Heritage attractions.The card is targeted at companies who entertain corporate clients and can be used for visits to our day visitor attractions, evening entertainments (reservations required) and special events. There is no cost to register for the card.

      YOU WILL BE TRANSPORTED BACK IN TIME TO DINE "MEDIEVAL STYLE"  

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    • Bunratty Evening 3 big

      BUNRATTY CASTLE MEDIEVAL BANQUET

      You are transported back in time to dine "Medieval Style". The entertainment is provided by the world renowned entertainers and is a fitting compliment to a mead reception, a four course feast, and of course good wine.

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      YOU WILL BE TRANSPORTED BACK IN TIME TO DINE "MEDIEVAL STYLE"   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Dunguaire Evening 1 big

      DUNGUAIRE’S CASTLE BANQUET

      An evening of superb music, song and storytelling awaits you at Dunguaire Banquet on the majestic shores of Galway Bay, one of Ireland’s most picturesque locations. The castle is an inspirational place, commanding the shores of Galway Bay and famed in story and song.

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      AN EVENING OF SUPERB MUSIC, SONG AND STORYTELLING AWAITS YOU   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Traditional Irish Evening 1 big

      IRISH EVENING AT BUNRATTY

      The Corn Barn in Bunratty Folk Park is the perfect setting for a celebration of all the best traditions of Ireland. You will enjoy good home cooked food, excellent wine and join in the music and song... you might even learn a step or two!

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      CELEBRATE THE BEST TRADITIONS OF IRELAND IN THE CORN BARN   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Knappogue Evening 1 big

      KNAPPOGUE CASTLE MEDIEVAL BANQUET

      The medieval banquet at Knappogue is a fresh experience in every way. You are greeted at the main door of the castle by the Earl’s Butler and the Ladies of the castle. The Earl’s Butler relates the history of the Castle finishing by explaining the ‘Rules of Chivalry’ practiced at Knappogue Castle!

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      THE MEDIEVAL BANQUET AT KNAPPOGUE IS A FRESH EXPERIENCE IN EVERY WAY   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Knappogue Evening 2 big

      KNAPPOGUE CASTLE MEDIEVAL BANQUET

      The medieval banquet at Knappogue is a fresh experience in every way. You are greeted at the main door of the castle by the Earl’s Butler and the Ladies of the castle. The Earl’s Butler relates the history of the Castle finishing by explaining the ‘Rules of Chivalry’ practiced at Knappogue Castle!

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      THE MEDIEVAL BANQUET AT KNAPPOGUE IS A FRESH EXPERIENCE IN EVERY WAY   FIND OUT MORE  

    • Discover the best in Irish Craft and Design at the New Bunratty Food & Retail Emporium.

      Now offering a 21st century shopping experience, the new emporium showcases the best in Irish craft and design.

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      Now offering a 21st century shopping experience, the new emporium showcases the best in Irish craft and design.   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Bunratty Daytime 1 big

      NEW CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP CARD

      Shannon Heritage has recently unveiled a Corporate Membership card which offers many benefits to the corporate sector when visiting Shannon Heritage attractions.The card is targeted at companies who entertain corporate clients and can be used for visits to our day visitor attractions, evening entertainments (reservations required) and special events. There is no cost to register for the card.

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      NEW CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP CARD   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Bunratty Daytime 2 big

      BUNRATTY CASTLE & FOLK PARK

      You won’t find a living museum like this anywhere else in Ireland. Just unwind and take in the scents from the home baking and the turf fires, the hens and cockerels as they annoy the Falabella pony!

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      YOU WON’T FIND A LIVING MUSEUM LIKE THIS ANYWHERE ELSE IN IRELAND   FIND OUT MORE  

    • BUNRATTY CASTLE & FOLK PARK

      You won’t find a living museum like this anywhere else in Ireland. Just unwind and take in the scents from the home baking and the turf fires, the hens and cockerels as they annoy the Falabella pony!

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      YOU WON’T FIND A LIVING MUSEUM LIKE THIS ANYWHERE ELSE IN IRELAND   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Johns Castle Daytime 1 big

      KING JOHN’S CASTLE - BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE

      This 13th century Castle has re-opened following a multi million euro investment. Explore the brand new visitor centre with state of the art interpretive activities and exhibitions.

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      LEARNING THAT THE WHOLE FAMILY CAN ENJOY WITH OUR MAGICAL INTERACTIVE EXHIBITS   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Craggaunowen Daytime 1 big

      CRAGGAUNOWEN – THE LIVING PAST EXPERIENCE

      Craggaunowen gives you a real opportunity to play at being part of history; it brings so many stories to life. Here, it’s easy to imagine people dressed like Robin Hood

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      A REAL OPPORTUNITY TO PLAY AT BEING PART OF HISTORY   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Dunguaire Daytime 1 big

      DUNGUAIRE’S CASTLE

      The coastal setting and imposing castle creates a lovely scene for you to enjoy. When you visit you will understand why it’s the most ‘photographed’ castle in Ireland.

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      YOU WILL UNDERSTAND WHY IT’S THE MOST ‘PHOTOGRAPHED’ CASTLE IN IRELAND   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Malahide Daytime 1 big

      MALAHIDE CASTLE & GARDENS

      Malahide Castle and Gardens is one of the oldest castles in Ireland, set on 260 acres, this magnificent & historic 12th century castle has been home to the Talbot family for over 800 years. We can explore the history of Malahide Castle and Gardens by looking at the lives, experiences and adventures of the Talbot Family.

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      MALAHIDE CASTLE AND GARDENS IS ONE OF THE OLDEST CASTLES IN IRELAND   FIND OUT MORE  

    • GPO WITNESS HISTORY VISITOR CENTRE

      GPO Witness History is a new permanent visitor attraction located in the historical and iconic GPO building on O’Connell Street, Dublin. This highly interactive and spectacular visitor attraction focuses on the 1916 Easter Rising, the aftermath of this rebellion and also how Ireland has developed since.

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      GPO Witness History   FIND OUT MORE  

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    • Johns Castle 1 big

      KING JOHN’S CASTLE - BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE

      Take a fresh look at King John’s Castle and experience Limerick’s history as you have never done before… A brand new visitor experience that brings together the Castle’s remarkable archaeology and 21st century technology to help you discover the history of Limerick and King John’s Castle.

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      TAKE A FRESH LOOK AT KING JOHN’S CASTLE AND EXPERIENCE LIMERICK’S HISTORY   FIND OUT MORE  

    • KING JOHN’S CASTLE - BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE

      Take a fresh look at King John’s Castle and experience Limerick’s history as you have never done before… A brand new visitor experience that brings together the Castle’s remarkable archaeology and 21st century technology to help you discover the history of Limerick and King John’s Castle.

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      TAKE A FRESH LOOK AT KING JOHN’S CASTLE AND EXPERIENCE LIMERICK’S HISTORY   FIND OUT MORE  

    • KING JOHN’S CASTLE - BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE

      Take a fresh look at King John’s Castle and experience Limerick’s history as you have never done before… A brand new visitor experience that brings together the Castle’s remarkable archaeology and 21st century technology to help you discover the history of Limerick and King John’s Castle.

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      TAKE A FRESH LOOK AT KING JOHN’S CASTLE AND EXPERIENCE LIMERICK’S HISTORY   FIND OUT MORE  

    • KING JOHN’S CASTLE - BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE

      Visitors of all ages will find something to inspire and excite them at the brand new visitor experience at King John’s Castle. Enjoy the sights and sounds of medieval Limerick and let touch screen technology connect you to tales of siege and warfare.

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      TAKE A FRESH LOOK AT KING JOHN’S CASTLE AND EXPERIENCE LIMERICK’S HISTORY   FIND OUT MORE  

    • KING JOHN’S CASTLE - BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE

      Visitors of all ages will find something to inspire and excite them at the brand new visitor experience at King John’s Castle. Enjoy the sights and sounds of medieval Limerick and let touch screen technology connect you to tales of siege and warfare.

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      TAKE A FRESH LOOK AT KING JOHN’S CASTLE AND EXPERIENCE LIMERICK’S HISTORY   FIND OUT MORE  

    • KING JOHN’S CASTLE - BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE

      Visitors of all ages will find something to inspire and excite them at the brand new visitor experience at King John’s Castle. Enjoy the sights and sounds of medieval Limerick and let touch screen technology connect you to tales of siege and warfare.

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      TAKE A FRESH LOOK AT KING JOHN’S CASTLE AND EXPERIENCE LIMERICK’S HISTORY   FIND OUT MORE  

    • KING JOHN’S CASTLE - BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE

      Watch out for a dazzling display of CGI animations and ghostly projections. Try on an eighteenth-century dress or chainmail tunic. Explore the busy courtyard and meet the costumed guides who will reveal the secrets and scandals of castle life.

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      TAKE A FRESH LOOK AT KING JOHN’S CASTLE AND EXPERIENCE LIMERICK’S HISTORY   FIND OUT MORE  

    • KING JOHN’S CASTLE - BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE

      Watch out for a dazzling display of CGI animations and ghostly projections. Try on an eighteenth-century dress or chainmail tunic. Explore the busy courtyard and meet the costumed guides who will reveal the secrets and scandals of castle life.

      FIND OUT MORE  

      TAKE A FRESH LOOK AT KING JOHN’S CASTLE AND EXPERIENCE LIMERICK’S HISTORY   FIND OUT MORE  

    • KING JOHN’S CASTLE - BRAND NEW EXPERIENCE

      Watch out for a dazzling display of CGI animations and ghostly projections. Try on an eighteenth-century dress or chainmail tunic. Explore the busy courtyard and meet the costumed guides who will reveal the secrets and scandals of castle life.

      FIND OUT MORE  

      TAKE A FRESH LOOK AT KING JOHN’S CASTLE AND EXPERIENCE LIMERICK’S HISTORY   FIND OUT MORE  

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1798 Rebellion Re-enactment & Living History Weekend, Bunratty Folk Park

 Bunratty Castle and Folk Park is the place to be this weekend (Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th July 2017) to experience the sights, sounds and smells of the 1798 rebellion. This dramatic period in Irish history will be brought to life as re-enactors from around Ireland in association with Shannon Heritage showcase this period in history in an interactive, educational and entertaining manner. 

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