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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: 22nd June, 2019

Time: 4:30am

Experience the magic of the Summer Solstice with local Geopark Guide Seamus O’hUltacháin at Cavan Burren Park.  Enjoy a guided sunset walk around this amazing relict landscape.  Walkers will be guided to the famous prehistoric monuments of Cavan Burren Park to experience how our ancestors related their place of burial and worship to the astronomical […]


Date: 23rd June, 2019

Time: 2:00pm

Bi-lingual guided walk as part of the Fleadh Na Ríochta, Glangevlin. Learn about the enigmatic Séan Éamoinn Ruairí on this Geopark Trail. Free event.  Please wear sturdy footwear and wear warm waterproof clothing. For more information please contact Luke McGinley +353 (0) 87 2851154.


Date: 29th June, 2019

Time: 11:30am

Enjoy a guided tour of the mystical surroundings of Moneygashel Cashel.  Discover examples of stone working spanning from prehistoric times to 20th century with local Geopark Guide Séamus Ó’hUltacháin.  Distance approx. 4km.  Walk will last approx. 2 hours. € 5 for adults and children are free.  Please wear sturdy footwear and bring warm waterproof clothing. For […]


Date: 30th June, 2019

Time: 1:45pm

As part of the Cathal Buί Community Arts and Heritage Festival come out and experience a guided tour of the wonderful prehistoric landscape of Cavan Burren Park.  Learn more about the magnificent megalithics, the amazing geology and the intriguing folklore of this special landscape with local Geopark Guide Séamus Ó’hUltacháin.  Walk will last approx. 3 hours. […]