Present by North Mayo West Sligo Heritage Group
The School of Irish Archaeology is proud to introduce the next step in the evolution of creative and hands-on learning for our younger generation with this free workshop. There ‘Viking House’ and excavation site allows children and young adults to explore the Viking world through a simulated archaeology dig.
As they dig through the site, participants will unearth Viking treasures and artefacts dating back 1,000 years. They will learn about the lives of our Viking ancestors as history is brought to life by qualified archaeologists. These educational workshops offer a unique experience that will leave our future generations fascinated by our ancient ancestors and eager to learn more.
In Ballina’s Tom Ruane Park
From 11am to 3.30pm. on Sat.14th August
In Enniscrone beside Castle Park House
From 11am to 3.30.pm on Sun. 15th August
If you wish to have your child participate in this experience register on line at
To be allocated a place which free of charge
Sponsored by The Mayo Heritage Office and Ballina Municipal District Council