The aims of Connemara National Park Education Programme are

  • To promote respect, understanding and care for heritage and particularly for the natural world
  • To encourage the development of environmentally friendly practices
  • To inform the public about the National Parks and Wildlife Service and their role in conservation


Connemara National Park Education Programme caters for a wide variety of groups, including


Primary school

Secondary school

University/College groups


Special Needs groups

Youth/Community groups


Our Education Programme is free of charge and we offer a number of different options for Primary schools, depending on the age group.

Join us on a fun Nature Awareness Day or perhaps a Bog Walk. How about a Mini Beasts Day or check out the pond life with a Pond Dipping Experience.


Booking is essential for all activities.

Email us on or call on 076 1002528 or 087 2906269