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News & Events

Orange Weather Alert – Park Closure

We would like to advise visitors that the National Park will be closed on February 8th for the duration of the Orange Weather Alert. For more information on the weather warning please see the following link: https://www.met.ie/warnings More information on weather warnings can be found on the following page on our website:https://www.connemaranationalpark.ie/visit-us/weather-warnings/

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Connemara National Park Christmas Event

Christmas Event Saturday 24th November, 11am to 4pm Craft Fair  11am With a large range of stalls from cards, knitwear, jewellery, food and lots more. Christmas Wreath, Mantle and Table Centre Making Workshop  11am Food from Trees Walk, Talk and Tasting Event  1pm Christmas Decoration Making Workshop  2pm Mrs Clause Story Time in Santa's Grotto  12noon and 3pm Santa will be popping in for a visit and to collect all your Christmas letters at 3.30pm Art Exhibition  Connemara Scenes Tea...

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Talks for November.

Talks for November   Wednesday 14th,    AWOL Invasive Plants in Connemara. Wednesday 21st,   Pilgrimage to Santiago. Tuesday 27th,  Three Centuries of Gardening in Connemara. Friday 29th,  The Time Machine - Life in 19th and 29th Century Connemara.   All talks are free of charge and begin at 3.30pm

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National Weather Warning

Please note that there is a Status Yellow - Wind warning for Donegal, Galway, Mayo, Sligo, Clare and Kerry, which is valid from Friday 02 November 2018 15:00 to Saturday 03 November 2018 12:00. The concept behind a status YELLOW weather alert is to notify those who are at risk because of their location and/or activity, and to allow them to take preventative action. It is implicit that YELLOW level weather alerts are for weather conditions that do not pose an immediate...

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Halloween Events

Halloween Events at Connemara National Park   Saturday 27th October Guided Walk  11.30am Guided Tree Walk  2.30pm Spooky Halloween Kids Story  4pm     Sunday 28th October Spooky Scavenger Hunt for Kids  11.30am Halloween Archaeological Dig  3.30pm     Monday 29th October Guided Walk  11.30am  Spooky Scavenger Hunt  2.30pm Spooky Halloween Kids Story  4.30pm     Wednesday 31st October Halloween Archaeological Dig  11.30am Peg Dolly Workshop  2pm Bat Walk  5pm Please note all walks leave from the Visitor Centre. Please...

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Guided Walks for October

Guided Walks for October   Saturday 6th October Guided Walk  11.30am   Sunday 7th October Guided Tree Walk  2.30pm   Saturday 13th October Guided Farm Walk  10am This walk is in-conjunction with Connemara Green Festival (www.connemaragreenfestival.ie) Please meet at Connemara National Park Visitor. Rainwear and wellingtons are required for this walk.   Scavenger Hunt for Children in-conjunction with Connemara Green Festival 11am   Sunday 14th October Food From Trees Walk  3pm This walk is in-conjunction with Connemara Green Festival  ...

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Activities for September

September at Connemara National Park   Saturday 1st September Scavenger Hunt and Activity for Kids    11.30am Sunday 2nd September Guided Flora and Fauna Walk   2.30pm Sunday 9th September Guided Walk   11.30am Saturday 15th September Guided Tree Walk   2.30pm Sunday 16th September Guided Tree Walk  2.30pm Saturday 22nd September Guided Walk  11.30am Sunday 23rd September Flora and Fauna Walk  2.30pm Saturday 29th September Guided Tree Walk  11.30am Sunday 30th September Guided Flora and Fauna Walk  11.30am   All activities are...

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Guided Bog Walks in July and August

Join us on Wednesday and Friday mornings during July and August for our Guided Bog Walks. Learn about bogland flora and fauna and the local history of the area. The walks leave from the Visitor Centre at 11am and take approximately 2 hours. As these walks cover rough, boggy terrain, appropriate footwear and clothing should be worn. Unfortunately, these walks are not suitable for pushchairs or wheelchairs. All walks are free of charge. A minimum number of 5 people is...

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