Kells Solving Our Own Problems: a two day workshop identifying issues and coming up with solutions. Summary Report

Kells Solving Our Own Problems: a two day workshop identifying issues and coming up with solutions. Summary Report

Built/Urban Heritage & Archaeology Heritage Tourism & Recreation /

This report details the findings of a participative two day town health check workshop held in Kells, Co. Meath.

  • Published by: The Heritage Council, Meath County Council & Kells Local Heroes
  • Author(s): The Heritage Council
Nature in the Park

Nature in the Park

Education & Training /

ECO-UNESCO were delighted to launch 'Nature in the Park', a free resource for primary schools alongside Dublin City Council on May 22nd

  • Published by: ECO UNESCO and Dublin City Council
  • Author(s): ECO UNESCO
Deep Energy Renovation of Traditional Buildings

Deep Energy Renovation of Traditional Buildings

Built/Urban Heritage & Archaeology /

This report highlights the unique qualities of traditional buildings regarding their energy performance, and also the highlights the potential value in developing standards and guidance for the industry. 

  • Published by: The Heritage Council
  • Author(s): The Heritage Council
Our Heritage, Your Say: Report on the Consultation with Young People on the Future of Heritage in Ireland

Our Heritage, Your Say: Report on the Consultation with Young People on the Future of Heritage in Ireland

General /

As part of its strategic planning process, the Heritage Council sought the views and opinions of young people on the future of heritage in Ireland.

  • Published by: The Heritage Council
  • Author(s): Child Law Clinic, UCC
The Heritage Council Conservation Internship Scheme 10 Years On

The Heritage Council Conservation Internship Scheme 10 Years On

Museums, Archives & Cultural Heritage /

The booklet marks the creativity of a simple but effective collaboration between cultural institutions, the Heritage Council, and recent graduates in conservation. 

  • Published by: The Heritage Council
  • Author(s): The Heritage Council
Oidhreacht i Lár Báire: Stráitéis na Comhairle Oidhreachta 2018-2022

Oidhreacht i Lár Báire: Stráitéis na Comhairle Oidhreachta 2018-2022

Corporate Publications /

Seo cúigiú Plean Straitéiseach na Comhairle Oidhreachta. Agus é ag tógáil ar a bhfuil bainte amach leis na pleananna go nuige seo, tugann an Plean seo an deis don Chomhairle tabhairt faoi thionscadail nua agus fanacht ar thús cadhnaíochta maidir leis na cuir chuige is úrnua do chaomhnú, bainistiú agus forbairt oidhreachta.

  • Published by: An Chomhairle Oidhreachta
  • Author(s): An Chomhairle Oidhreachta
Heritage At The Heart: Heritage Council Strategy 2018-2022

Heritage At The Heart: Heritage Council Strategy 2018-2022

Corporate Publications /

Heritage at the Heart is the fifth strategic plan published by the Heritage Council since its establishment under the Heritage Act in 1995. Building on the achievements of previous plans, it is an ambitious and forward-looking document, which introduces new initiatives and offers a clearly stated vision for the future.

  • Published by: The Heritage Council
  • Author(s): The Heritage Council
Heritage Resource Guide: making connections with the past and present

Heritage Resource Guide: making connections with the past and present

General /

The Heritage Resource Guide compiles a range of online heritage resources. This include archives, digital collections, data bases and inventories, GIs applications, video, mobile apps, most of which can be accessed freely on personal devices.

It covers numerous subjects e.g. archaeology and history, architecture, coastal and marine, habitats  and species, museums and collections.

If you notice that a favourite resource of yours is not included, please let us know.  This Guide is a living, expanding list.  It was compiled as part of the Heritage Council's contribution to the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018.

  • Published by: The Heritage Council
  • Author(s): The Heritage Council