Heritage Week continues
‘THE HILLFORTS OF BALTINGLASS’ – To mark Heritage Week, West Wicklow Historical Society invites you to a talk by Archaeologist, Alan Hawkes on the archaeological significance of the Baltinglass Hillfort complex with special reference to the most recent discoveries. It will take place on Thursday, August 22, from 7 p.m. to 8.15 p.m. in Baltinglass Courthouse, Weaver Square. The talk is supported by Wicklow County Council. Admission is free and it is suitable for children under-12. Car parking is available.
‘THE BIG DIG’ – Join the School of Irish Archaeology on Saturday, August 24, on this simulated archaeological excavation in Baltinglass Courthouse, where kids practice being an archaeologist and learn more about what lies beneath. Bookings need to be made for the hourly slots between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Contact [email protected] to book your slot or ring 087 8159090 for more information.