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AUTUMN EQUINOX 2018 – Sept 21st, 22nd & 23rd

Autumn Equinox 2018 Cairn T will be open for sunrise on the 21st, 22nd and 23rd of September. We are really looking forward to Autumn Equinox 2018 here at Loughcrew Megalithic Centre. To celebrate this ancient alignment we have put together the following events. Hopefully we will see you here bright and early. To book…
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May 6th – Tracing the Cailleach: myths, megaliths & astronomy

May 6th at 7pm Anthony Murphy, author of new book 'Mythical Ireland: New Light on the Ancient Past', explores the connection between the myths, megaliths and astronomy of the ancient landscapes of Loughcrew and the Boyne Valley, illustrated with his sumptuous photographs of the sacred sites of ancient Ireland. The talk will be followed by…
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Basket Weaving Workshop

On the 24th March 2018 the timeless craft of basketry will be explained in the relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere of Loughcrew Megalithic Centre. You will learn the necessary skills required to handcraft your own basket from willow. All materials provided. The course will cover the following;   Selecting the rods Making the base Inserting the…
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