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Winter Solstice Lottery24 October 2012 24/10/12 15:48
People gather at Newgrange for dawn on each of the mornings from December 18th to December 23rd inclusive. Sunrise is at 8.58amMore..
Minister Deenihan Celebrates 50 Years of Archaeological Excavations at the Great Passage Tomb at Knowth, Co Meath19 June 2012 19/06/12 13:51
The Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Mr Jimmy Deenihan, TD, today (20 June, 2012), commemorated 50 years of excavations by...More..
Deenihan announces the online publication of a report on excavations carried out by his Department on Skellig Michael.03 February 2012 03/02/12 15:51
Jimmy Deenihan T.D. Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht today (31 January 2012) announced the online publication of the...More..
New Archaeological Survey Techniques to be used at Newgrange to search for hidden chambers17 October 2011 17/10/11 11:12
There will be a high-tech archaeological survey conducted at Newgrange National Monument in the Brú na Bóinne World Heritage Site in Co....More..
Skellig Michael - Summary Of Archaeological Works13 October 2011 13/10/11 11:33
This summer archaeological excavations were undertaken by the National Monuments Service at the site of an artificial terrace known as the...More..
Skellig Michael Guide Service extended22 September 2011 22/09/11 08:00
The residential guide service on Skellig Michael has been extended until 17 October 2011.
Jimmy Deenihan TD (Minister for Arts, Heritage...More..
2011 Conservation Works on Skellig Michael23 August 2011 23/08/11 08:48
During the 2011 season conservation works on the monastic remains on Skellig Michael World Heritage property will focus on two...More..
Brú na Bóinne World Heritage Site Management Plan deadline for receipt of submissions extended29 June 2011 29/06/11 00:00
Jimmy Deenihan TD Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has today (29 June 2011) extended the deadline for receipt of...More..
Brú na Bóinne World Heritage Site - Public Submissions Invited11 May 2011 11/05/11 10:00
Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Jimmy Deenihan TD has today (11 May 2011) invited local people and other interested parties...More..
Rossnaree Archaeological Project 201008 July 2010 08/07/10 10:11
Dr Conor Brady (Archaeologist) commenced an archaeological dig, on Monday 5 July 2010, at Rossnaree Enclosure-Brú na Bóinne. The location...More..
Minister Gormley announces launch of Ireland’s World Heritage Website and Information Brochure08 June 2010 08/06/10 09:00
Mr. John Gormley, T.D., Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government, today (8 June 2010) announced the launch of a new...More..
Minister Gormley announces Ireland’s new World Heritage Tentative List13 April 2010 13/04/10 17:14
Mr. John Gormley, T.D., Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government, announced today (13 April 2010) Ireland’s new...More..