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- Directions: Craggaunowen is located near the village of Quin.The route is clearly sign posted at several junctions on the main N18 Limerick to Galway route, off the R462 from Cratloe and the R469 from Ennis. Latitude = 52.7967, Longitude = -8.8082
Lughnasa Festival at CraggaunowenQuin Clare - Ireland West
See re-enactors dressed in costumes spanning from the Bronze Age, through Iron Age, Early Medieval to 16th Century at a special Lughnasa Festival celebration at Craggaunowen. The festival will have a multitude of ongoing displays demonstrating various aspects of Ireland's history and heritage, from different time periods with showcase events such as a Brehon Law Trials and a hand-to-hand combat demonstration. Visitors will get a unique glimpse of what living conditions were like for Celtic families living in a Crannóg with costumes, demonstrations and discussions on aspects of Bronze Age and Iron Age technology and lifestyle. Also on show will be a range of replica Bronze Age clothing, artefacts, weapons and jewellery, for the public to inspect. Amongst other offerings, life during the Medieval period will also be featured.
ContactTelephone+353 (0)61 36 0788
Fax:+353 (0)61 36 1020
Address: Quin, Co Clare, Republic of Ireland