The Heritage Council’s mission is to engage, educate and advocate to develop a wider understanding of the vital contribution that our heritage makes to our social, environmental and economic well-being.

NEWS

The Hunt Museum receiving their Accreditation Certificate presented by Conor Newman, Chairperson of The Heritage Council

Seven Irish Museums receive recognition for high standards under the ‘Heritage Council Museum Standards Programme for Ireland’

Seven museums received recognition for high standards in the management of the museum, care of collections and visitor services under the Museum Standards Programme for Ireland (MSPI) awards ceremony held on Wednesday 2 July.

View all news

EVENTS

EUROPARC Annual Conference: "Understanding the value of nature"

28th September-1st October, Kerry- The EUROPARC Annual Conference: "Understanding the value of nature", will take place in Killarney.

View all events

INITIATIVES

Village Design Statement Programme & Toolkit
The Heritage Council’s National Community-led Village Design Statement (VDS) Programme and VDS Toolkit provides an opportunity for meaningful public participation in the Irish planning system.

High Nature Value Farming
The Heritage Council has grant-aided the 'European Forum for Nature Conservation and Pastoralism' (EFNCP) to undertake work on high nature value (HNV) farming since 2010.

View more initiatives

VIDEO GALLERY

Flash is required!
See all of our videos

PHOTO GALLERY

Have a look at more photo galleries

HERITAGE IN YOUR AREA

Home Page Image Map CarlowCavanClareCorkDonegalDublinGalwayKerryKildareKilkennyLaoisLeitrimLimerickLongfordLouthMayoMeathMonaghanOffalyRoscommonSligoTipperaryWaterfordWexfordWicklowWestmeath

The Heritage Council has developed and currently manages heritage projects and initiatives throughout Ireland. We also work with Local Authorities and community groups to ensure that our national heritage is valued, maintained and promoted.

Find out what we've been up to in your area>

EVENTS CALENDAR

July - 2014
S M T W T F S
 
01
02
03
04
05
06
07
08
09
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
 
Tuesday, 01. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Wednesday, 02. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Thursday, 03. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Friday, 04. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Saturday, 05. July 2014
11:01 - Galway Garden Festival
5th & 6th July, Galway- Great Garden Weekend: gardens & W War 1, design, medicinal plants, poetry reading, live music, botanical art, artisan food, kids' fun, courtesy bus.
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Sunday, 06. July 2014
11:01 - Galway Garden Festival
5th & 6th July, Galway- Great Garden Weekend: gardens & W War 1, design, medicinal plants, poetry reading, live music, botanical art, artisan food, kids' fun, courtesy bus.
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Monday, 07. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Tuesday, 08. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Wednesday, 09. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Thursday, 10. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Friday, 11. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
15:58 - These Immovable Walls Performing Power at Dublin Castle
Friday 11 & Saturday 12 July, Dublin Castle- Dublin Castle will host an exhibition by seven national and international artistslooking at the theme of power and its relationship t...
Saturday, 12. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
15:58 - These Immovable Walls Performing Power at Dublin Castle
Friday 11 & Saturday 12 July, Dublin Castle- Dublin Castle will host an exhibition by seven national and international artistslooking at the theme of power and its relationship t...
16:17 - Get your Garden Buzzing with Eanna Ni Lamhna
12th July, Powerscourt Estate, Co Wicklow- Join one of Ireland’s best known public figures in the area of nature and the environment for a wild and wonderful talk about ‘Gardening ...
Sunday, 13. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Monday, 14. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Tuesday, 15. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Wednesday, 16. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Thursday, 17. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Friday, 18. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Saturday, 19. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Sunday, 20. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Monday, 21. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Tuesday, 22. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Wednesday, 23. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Thursday, 24. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Friday, 25. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Saturday, 26. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Sunday, 27. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Monday, 28. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Tuesday, 29. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Wednesday, 30. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...
Thursday, 31. July 2014
12:55 - Daily Walking Tour of Grand Canal Dock
1st May – 30th September- Dublin- The tour begins in the Waterways Ireland Visitor Centre located on Grand Canal Quay and explores Grand Canal Dock from its historical development ...

Find out about heritage events taking place all around the country.

The events section contains events calendar where you can find information on upcoming events organised by the Heritage Council and other organisations.

See all events

FACEBOOK FEED

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EZINE!