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National Heritage Week 2018

National Heritage Week Event Organisers' Training Day


The Heritage Council is holding a free training day for Heritage Week event organisers in the National Museum, Collins Barracks, Dublin on Friday, April 27.  Read more . . . 

 Lifford Courthouse

Built Heritage Investment Scheme Grants Awarded


Ten projects in County Donegal have received funding under the Built Heritage Investment Scheme.  Read more . . . 

 

 Rathmullan Abbey

Structures at Risk Fund Grants Awarded


Three projects in County Donegal have received funding under the Structures at Risk Fund.  Read more . . .

 

Conservation without Frontiers

County Donegal Heritage Office: Annual Report (2017)

Take a look back at a year in the life of the County Donegal Heritage Office.  Read the County Donegal Heritage Office Annual Report (2017) 

Hedgerow Habitat

Heritage & Habitat Teachers' Guide - now available

The County Donegal Heritage Office in association with the Donegal Education Centre has launched the 'Heritage & Habitat in Your Community' Teachers' Guide by Billy Flynn & Éanna Ní Lamhna.  Read more . . .

Shore Front, Buncrana

'Tidy Towns' Local Authority Pollinator Award

Buncrana Tidy Towns has won the regional 'Tidy Towns' Local Authority Pollinator Award for the North West & West Region in the Large Town Category.  Read more . . . 

Seán Ó hEochaidh

Audit of Donegal's Oral History Recordings Launched

The County Donegal Heritage Office in association with The Heritage Council launched the Audit of Oral History Recordings for County Donegal on Friday, May 26.  Read more . . . 

Sean Ó hEochaidh Collection, UCD

 

Oral History Training Workshop

The County Donegal Heritage Office in association with The Heritage Council held a free one-day Oral History Training Workshop recently that was fully booked.  If you are interested in participating in a future workshop, please let us know.  Read more . . .  

 

 John Barr, Buncrana

 

Conserving County Donegal's Traditional Shopfronts

The County Donegal Heritage Office in association with The Heritage Council has commissioned a guidance document on County Donegal's Traditional shopfronts and vernacular signage.  Read more . . .

 

 HERICOAST Logo

 

HERICOAST Project

HERICOAST is a European cooperation project (worth €1.7 million) that aims to improve the management of coastal natural and cultural heritage policies.  Read more . . .

 

Material Culture of Donegal Suitcase Front Cover

 

 

 

 

'Material Culture of Donegal Communities Abroad'

Free Booklet

The County Donegal Heritage Office & the County Donegal Heritage Forum in partnership with The Heritage Council launched the 'Material Culture of Donegal Communities Abroad' booklet at the Donegal-Irish Diaspora Conference at the Letterkenny Institute of Technology in May 2016.  Read more . . .

 

 County Donegal in 1916 (Cover)

'County Donegal in 1916: From the Edge'

History & Heritage Education Pack

The Donegal County Archives, Donegal County Museum, County Donegal Heritage Office and the Donegal County Library Service have produced a free 'County Donegal in 1916' History & Heritage Education Pack.  Read more . . .   

 

 Field Guide Cover

 

Free Dry-Stone Walls Field Guide

'A Field Guide to the Dry-Stone Walls of County Donegal' by Patrick McAfee is available free-of-charge from the County Donegal Heritage Office.  Read more . . .

 

   
   
   

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