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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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Spring Equinox 2018 – Loughcrew Equinox Events

Spring Equinox 2018 - 19th, 20th and 21st of March Cairn T will be kindly opened by the OPW for Equinox sunrise on the 19th, 20th and 21st of March 2018. See timetable of events below Saturday 10th of March 16:00 ''The light of Spring'' Art Exhibition by Castle Arts Group (All Month) Saturday 17th…
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Halloween Bank Holiday Weekend Events & Offers

Witch Hunt - Sat 28th October 4pm Where better to have a Witch Hunt than Loughcrew, also known as Sliabh na Caillaighe (Mountain of the Witch). A Halloween themed scavenger hunt incorporating the Loughcrew Hag and finishing with a delicious hot chocolate. Fancy Dress is optional just wear suitable clothing for outdoors. Parents must accompany…
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Autumn Equinox 2017

The Cairn will be opened by the OPW on Thursday 21st, Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd September this year. More details on the Equinox festival coming soon.
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