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Archaeology Days 2013

Archaeology Day 2013

Come along in June to one of the The Northern Ireland Environmental Agency’s annual ‘Archaeology Days’  celebrating  the archaeology and early history of the province.  Learn, explore and celebrate Northern Ireland's rich culture and heritage through a variety of digs, lectures, talks and walks.

To support the UK City of Culture 2013 celebrations, many of this year’s Archaeology Days events promote the rich culture and heritage of the North West and the City of Derry~Londonderry. Explore and peel back the rich history of the city and region.

A Summer of Archaeology at the Ulster Museum
Tuesday-Sunday 10am-4.30pm (June, July and August)

Culmore Artillery Fort, 'Defences of Culmore' - a walking tour
2 June 12-5pm

Fermanagh County Museum. 'The Science of Archaeology'
8 June 2-5pm

Coastal Churches - a bus tour of medieval and post-medieval church sites
8 June 10-5pm

Hidden Histories of Belfast Walking Tour, Belfast City Hall
9 June 11am and 2pm

Marks of Time - The Buildings of Derry~Londonderry at the Playhouse Theatre
10-18 June 09.30am-9pm (daily)

'The Archaeology of the City' Northwest Archaeological & Historical Society Lecture at the White Horse Hotel
14 June 7.30pm

Conservation Archaeology Day Crafts at the NIEA Moira Depot
15 June 10.30am-3.30pm

An Arcaeological Day Tour of Derry City's Walls with Ruairi O'Baoill
15 June 11am and 2pm

The Ancient lanes of Prehen - a walking tour of the Prehen Estate
16 June 1-3pm

Down County Museum, Archaeology Roadshow
22 June 12-5pm

Feast at Nendrum Early Christian Monastery
22 June 12-5pm

Causeway and Mid-Antrim Museum Services, 1613-2013 Cultural Fusions Bus Tour
22 June 10am-5pm

Feast Day at the Nendrum Early Christian Monastery
22 June 12-5pm

Down County Museum Summer Scheme: Explore Archaeology and History!
1-5 July 10am-4.30pm

br-NIEAWonderfulDaysOut Download the NIEA Wonderful Days Out 2013 Calendar (PDF, 3.3Mb)

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