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Lough Gur Heritage Centre

About Lough Gur Heritage Centre

25-10-13 Lough Gur Visitor CentreLough Gur is at the heart of a remarkable archaeological landscape featuring sites that represent every major period of human history in Ireland. Physical evidence of occupation from the Neolithic, Bronze Age, Iron Age, Early Christian, Medieval, Early Modern and Modern eras has been found in the immediate vicinity. Visitors to the Heritage Centre at Lough Gur can find out about the rich heritage of Lough Gur by visiting the interactive multimedia exhibition that brings to life over 6,000 years of archaeology and history. The exhibition is suitable for all ages and brings the visitor on a journey through the history of Lough Gur starting during the Mesolithic Era, and progressing until the 19th century. Visitors to the Centre have an opportunity to actively engage with the exhibition, and can play a role in forming their individual experience at the centre by choosing which interactive elements to investigate, either on their own or with their family/friends. 25-10-13 Lough Gur Visitor CentreYou will also have an opportunity to actively engage with the exhibition, and can have a role in forming individual experiences at the centre by choosing which interactive elements to investigate.

Heritage Centre Highlights:

  • Facsimile artefact display
  • Interactive touch screens
  • AV presentations
  • Listening posts
  • Dressing-up corner
  • Interactive archaeological dig model
  • Interactive Neolithic reconstruction model
  • Coffee dock
  • Retail area

Toilets are located at the main entrance to Lough Gur. These facilities are managed by Limerick County Council. Should you have any comments or queries please contact Limerick County Council on 061 496367 or click here to be redirected to the Limerick County council website heritage-centre-6

 

October 2018

LOUGH GUR HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL

25 October @ 8:00 am - 29 October @ 5:00 pm
Lough Gur Heritage Centre, Lough Gur
Bruff, Ireland
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Halloween at Lough Gur Thursday 25th October Schools Storytelling at The HoneyFitz Theatre at 6.30pm Friday 26th October Tales & Trails by misty Lough Gur shore. 9.30pm (adults). cost €8 Saturday 27th October Halloween Crafty Lab - Scary Science for 6-13yrs. The Heritage Centre at 11am. Cost €8 Sunday 28th October Mystery Bus Tour - Lough Gus Historical Society Annual Event WALK INTO DUSK - A lakeside Halloween experience of folklore. history and things that go bump in the night - performances by The…

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December 2018

Santa 2018

8 December @ 10:00 am - 16 December @ 4:30 pm
Lough Gur Heritage Centre, Lough Gur
Bruff, Ireland
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€25
Santa 2018

Saturday 8th, Sunday 9th and Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th December 2018 from 10am to 4.30pm.

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For queries or further information relating to any of our events please contact us on +353 (0)61 385386.

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