Events for May in Lismore

Lismore is going to be very busy for the month of May!! 


* 4th of May - Childrens literary Festival "Towers and Tales" takes place in the historic town of Lismore, the enchanting and inspirational setting for a celebration of books, stories and illustration. The festival is designed to give young audiences unforgettable, creative and transformational experiences with books. The festival features a line-up of best-selling Irish & international writers and illustrators. There will be an array of free and ticketed events. 

* 5th of May - Out the Gap will be playing Bank Holiday Sunday at The Classroom Bar from 10:15pm 

* 10th of May - The amazing "The Orpheus Choir" from Cork will be holding a variety concert "...and this shall be for music.... on Friday the 10th of May at The Courthouse Theater in Lismore Heritage Centre at 8:15pm. For more infomation tickets contact Lismore Heritage Centre on 076-1102157

* 11th of May - The very talented Lismore Choir will be holding their "Spring Concert" on Saturday the 11th of May at 7:30pm at the beautiful Lismore Cathedral. For more information on tickets contact Lismore Heritage Centre on 076-1102157.

* 19th of May - The Lismore G.A.A are proud to hold Afternoon Tea & Prosecco on Sunday the 19th of May at Lismore Castle in the breathtaking Pugin Hall at 2:00pm. For more information on tickets contact Lismore Heritage Centre on 076-1102157.

* 28th of May - 3rd June - The Blackwater Valley Opera Festival takes place in Lismore Castle and surrounding areas. For more information go to Blackwater Valley Opera Festival

'Escape Room' has arrived in Lismore

Here at Lismore Heritage Centre we are constantly evolving and this January we launched a new, exciting and puzzling experience entitled "The Robert Boyle Escape Room". 

The aim is to find the Alchemist's Stone and to escape the room within an hour before the evil Falcone returns. 

Read more ...

Lismore Heritage Centre News

Space Week 2017 Comes to Lismore

 

We would like to thank all the astronauts and their parents who participated in a great Space Workshop on Saturday 7th October. World Space Week occurs each year from the 4th -10th October and Space Week Ireland hold a multitude of national events.

Our Space Week Workshop was lots of fun as we explored the Solar System, Stars, vacuums and of course, rockets! The theme of this year’s Space Week was “Exploring new worlds in our time” and we hope we inspired some of the participants to further their interest in Space and exploration.

Read more ...

Lismore Heritage Centre September News

Handbags at Dawn!

We are excited to announce that Lismore Heritage Centre has teamed up with Irish designer Orla Kiely and is now stocking her Autumn/Winter range of handbags and wallets. Orla Kiely’s handbag and wallet range exudes her signature style of bold and graphic prints inspired by nature and the outdoors.

Read more ...

National Heritage Week at Lismore Heritage Centre

National Heritage Week 2017 has just come to an end; we have had some fantastic events over the past week at the Lismore Heritage Centre to entertain all ages. On Tuesday we held our Eureka Workshop with both morning and afternoon sessions.

Read more ...

Keeping up with the Heritage Centre

This week we are thrilled to launch our new Lismore cream tea offer. For only €5.50 you can treat yourself to a cup of positive-tea or Bewley’s coffee with a warm fresh scone, served with jam and butter, as well as our delicate and delicious petit fours. This offer is available all day every day in the Boyle Tea Room at the Heritage Centre.

Read more ...

Keeping up with the Heritage Centre

This week we are feeling extra confident after a makeover. Call down and see if you can spot our new golden sign, sparkling over the centre.  Collect an adventure pack for the family to explore and learn about the town, or for those misty summer days watch the Story of Lismore in the Visitor Centre, where Brother Declan leads you through an entertaining exploration of the history of the town.

Read more ...

Keeping up with the Heritage Centre

With July in full bloom and the sun sparkling, we are thrilled to launch our new Adventure Pack. It’s an incredible opportunity for families to spend quality time together, get some fresh air and expand your education. Our package includes a twenty page booklet, STEM trail, a packet of pencils, orienteering maps and a certificate upon completion. Don’t worry, it’s not all brain work, the trail has plenty of jokes and anecdotes to keep those frowns upside down.

Read more ...

Keeping up with the Heritage Centre

The staff of the Lismore Heritage centre welcomed July with a sense of eagerness and excitement. On Tuesday Alice and Mealla headed to @failteireland ‘s workshop on Castles and Conquests in Kilkenny. They joined forces with other tourism businesses from Kilkenny, Laois and all over the East. Together they explored how to best represent the rich heritage of Ireland’s castles. Themes included leading ladies, great heroes, bloody betrayals and powerful alliances.

 

 

Read more ...

New for 2017

Lismore Castle Gardens have joined our new School Tour package for 2017.

Read more ...

Newsletter: Subscribe to our newsletter for all the latest news from Lismore Heritage Centre.

Lismore Heritage Centre
Lismore, Co. Waterford, Ireland.

Phone: 058 54975 / 058 54855
Email: lismoreheritage@eircom.net