Sunday, August 18, 2013
Heritage Week 2013
This week sees the start of National Heritage Week. There is a wealth of events, places to visit, talks, lectures, workshops etc, running throughout the country.
"National Heritage Week 2013 which takes place nationwide from 17th – 25th August 2013, looks set to reach a record total of 1700 events this year, the majority of which will be FREE to attend. From dancing at the crossroads in Cork, prehistoric hunting games in Donegal, touring the tenements of Dublin City from 2013, learning about the Wicklow Gold Rush of 1795 to becoming a mini ranger for the day and exploring the wildlife of Clara Bog in Offaly… there is something for everyone to enjoy during National Heritage Week."
Events are listed the Heritage Week website, and this year they also have a free app
If you know of any specific textile related events, please share them with us! Leave details in a comment below.