Lismore Heritage Centre, Co. Waterford Lismore Heritage Centre, Co. Waterford

School Tours

The Perfect Class Day Out

School Tours

Mix n’ Match from as many of the activities below as you wish for just €15 per child. Contact us now for a fully customised school tour to give your class the perfect day out!

Professor Puppet’s Workshop
Under the watchful eye of Professor Puppet, each student makes their very own Stove Puppet to take home. They design, decorate and glitz their crazy creations and let their creative juices flow. Each student will have a fabulous keepsake of their school tour!

Lismore Playground
No school tour is complete without a visit to the playground! A highlight of every trip!

Lunch
Picnic in the Millennium Park with your packed lunches before your visit to the playground. If you would prefer lunch in one of Lismore’s restaurants or chips in the park (yum!) we will make all the arrangements.

Please note that as each group gets their very own guide for the day, days do fill up quickly. Call us now to lock in your date.

Horrible History

Horrible History

Suitable for 2nd Class up. Let’s take a took at history like you have never seen it before! From the Wacky Witch Doctors Curious Cures to the magic of Modern day flight, this outdoor, woodland workshop looks at the gruesome, gory and glorious corners of history you won’t find in a textbook.

The Stem of Stories

The Stem of Stories

Choose from from two of the world’s best children’s authors; Roald Dahl. or Dr. Seuss and we will show your class the science, engineering and maths hidden in the pages of their favourite stories. Will you be engineering to solve environmental problems for the lorax? or making George’s Marvellous Medicine? snozzcumbers, sneetches and tots of laughs guaranteed in this hands-on, fun STEM Workshop.

Virtual Tour of Lismore Castle

Virtual Tour of Lismore Castle

Put on a virtual reality headset and set foot inside one of Ireland’s most famous castles without leaving your seat! Using cutting edge virtual reality, your class will be taken through Lismore Castle by the famous characters who have graced it’s halls.

Woodland Wanderers

Woodland Wanderers

Suitable from Junior Infants up. Take your class of explorers on an adventure with interactive forest fun. Nature, plants, trees, biodiversity and lots more is discussed as we amble around the ancient wood. Classes will put on a show in the shadow of the gate lodge and become the evil landlord as he builds his famous folly. Stop in the shadow of the bridge as we play bug bingo. Using pooters, keys and trays we find the forest’s most creepy crawly inhabitants. All hands on from start to finish!

Scribble Squad

Scribble Squad

Squad gather as we introduce a giant doodle for your class! We take a humongous sheet of paper, add some glow paint and crafty kids and you get a class masterpiece! We add a splash of magic at the end that brings your Scribble Squad to life!

Puzzle in the Park

Puzzle in the Park

Teams work together to solve giant puzzles, play games and turn themselves upside and inside out! Set in the beautiful. millennium park, students will ponder pesky problems tailored to their class level.