Heritage Week in Leitrim

Celebrate National Heritage Week with Leitrim Landscapes Guided Walks

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Mushroom Foraging Leitrim

National Heritage Week

Sun August 23rd Romance, Reminiscences and Rare Mushrooms 
Rainbow Ballroom Tour 12 – 1, Mushroom foraging walk 1-3pm
Visit the original Ballroom of Romance Glenfarne, Leitrim and browse its  museum of show band memorabilia and hear its history. Forage through Glenfarne demesne for mushrooms such as charcoal burner, orange milkcap and possibly a chanterelle or two. Enjoy the fabulous views on this lakeside forest trek and visit some of the artwork on McNean sculpture trail.
Duration of Rainbow Ballroom Tour 1 hour, free admission, refreshments served.
Duration of foraging walk 2 hours approximately, cost; adults €15, children €5, €35 family
To book; 087 9172143 e mail tawnylustlodge@gmail.com
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Recently foraged edible mushrooms in Leitrim

Sunday August 30th History & Biodiversity of Manorhamilton

   Hamilton’s Castle, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim
Hamiltons Castle Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim

Hamilton’s Castle, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim

Take a tour of  Hamilton’s Castle, learn about ‘Hanging Hamilton’ and other residents of the Castle. Learn about the biodiversity and history of Manorhamilton, visit sites such as the famine graveyard, star fort and old graveyard.
Castle tour 1.00 -2.00pm, History and biodiverstiy tour of Manorhamilton town 2-3.30. this event is free for National Heritage Week For more info visit: Leitrim Landscapes Guided Walks

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