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Geopark Events


Our 2019 programme of events for the Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark is ready for your enjoyment. It is designed to embrace the ethos of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in hosting events within the Geopark area which reflect the rich natural and cultural heritage of the border regions of counties Fermanagh and Cavan.  The programme is also designed to cater for all interests: from family fun days, heritage and geology talks to walking and food festivals, craft workshops and guided rambles.  There is a mix of activities for all those interested in learning more about their Geopark.

 

 

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Date: 03rd February, 2019

Time: 11am - 4.30pm

Meet at Jampa Ling Buddhist Centre, Bawnboy, GPS: 54.10, -7.70 Celebrate Losar Tibetan New Year at this Buddhist Centre and Geopark site Jampa Ling. Free event.  For more information please contact Jampa Ling on +353 (0)49 9523448 or follow this link.


Date: 16th February, 2019

Time: 10am-12noon & 1pm-3pm

Session 1: 10am-12noon Session 2: 1pm-3pm Meet at Marble Arch Caves Visitor Centre BOOKING ESSENTIAL – online booking available in January (link available when tickets are released). Cost: £3 per adult; children free STRICTLY 12 years+ For more information contact +442866321815 To book your place please click here: https://nisciencefestival.com/event.php?e=119   As part of the Northern […]


Date: 17th February, 2019

Time: 1.45pm

Interpretative Centre, Cavan Burren Park, Blacklion, Co Cavan, GPS: 54.26, -7.88 Join us for a guided walk of Cavan Burren Park with local Geopark Guide Séamus Ó’hUltacháin.  Find out about the mythological characters associated with the folklore of Burren.  Learn about the love story of Burren at Giant’s Grave. Please wear warm waterproof clothing and […]


Date: 22nd February, 2019

Time: 6.30pm

Due to its success, we will be running our Cosmic Cuilcagh event as part of the Northern Ireland Science Festival again in 2019. Due to its location – straddling the border between Counties Fermanagh and Cavan – the remarkable Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark has inky dark skies to rival many.  The Marble Arch […]


Date: 03rd March, 2019

Time: 2pm - 4pm

As part of National Tree Week 2019 join us for a guided walk examining some of the native woodlands of the Geopark and reasons for their decline in recent years. Please wear stout footwear and warm waterproof clothing. For more information please contact (+353) 49 9526121.