School Tours in Leinster - excluding Dublin
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The Medieval Mile Museum represents an immense treasure trove of artefacts encompassing the work and lives of Ireland and its people across more than 800 years of history. Our school tour option includes a package which involves a visit to Kilkenny's Medieval Mile Museum, our popular LEGO Hunt, a Craft Workshop with the National Craft Gallery of Ireland, an Animal Encounter Session with the Reptile Zoo and a packed lunch from Butler House! Find out more
The Irish National Stud & Gardens is part of our heritage and provides a unique opportunity for school children to get close up to horses and wildlife in a relaxed and natural environment. They will be fascinated to watch the magnificent thoroughbreds in their paddocks and can enjoy hands on interaction with the retired equine superstars on the living legends team. Find out more
DOME Family Entertainment Centre in Carlow guarantees hours of fun featuring Pins on Strings Interactive Bowling, Games Arcade, Pool tables & 8,000 square feet of a 3D jungle life like experience in The Congo Quest including Ball Pools, Crawl Tubes & Slides & Soccer Court. Hours of fun guaranteed for your birthday party, school tours or family visit. READ MORE
Though best known as the seat of the High Kings of Ireland, the Hill of Tara has been an important site since the late Stone Age when a passage-tomb was constructed there. Tara was at the height of its power as a political and religious centre in the early centuries after Christ. Attractions include an audio-visual show and guided tours of the site.
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The Battle of the Boyne between King William III and his father-in-law, King James II, was fought on 1 July 1690 (11 July according to our modern calendar). Both kings commanded their armies in person, 36,000 on the Williamite side and 25,000 on the Jacobite side. Find out more here
Carlingford Adventure Centre is a firm favourite among schools looking for a fun and educational outdoor experience with the New and Amazing SKYPARK and ZIPTOPIA along with over 20 outdoor adventure activities such as Laser Combat. On-site accommodation and TY programmes available. Find out more
A 12th century castle remodelled in Victorian times and set in extensive parklands which was the principal seat of the Butler family, Marquesses and Dukes of Ormonde.Find out more here
At Airtastic Celbridge groups can play Bowling or Xbox or Soccer or Mini Golf or Soft Play and have the most fun ever! Our group rate provides you with the opportunity to bring a larger number of people along for a unique experience at a greatly discounted cost. Find out more
Redhills Adventure is a activity business located in Co. Kildare only 5kms from Kildare Village Outlet. We offer three very different activities suitable to the norm in Airsoft, Archery Tag and Splatmaster. All our activities are safe, fun and action packed and as they are team based. Find out more here.
As an Office of Public Works property we offer FREE school tours with a number of site specific educational modules to support the primary and secondary school curriculum outside of the school environment (Living History, Maths and Nature Trails). Read more about School Tours to Castletown House
Kippure Estate is an estate of 240 acres in northwest Co. Wicklow, near Manor Kilbride village, offering a venue of great beauty and tranquillity. It is the perfect place for field trips, adventure, nature awareness, ecology and geographical investigations. Find out more here
At Birr Castle Gardens and Science Centre students will discover a world of fun-filled exploration, through history, science and engineering! Students can explore our Science Centre, marvel at the Great Telescope, and climb Ireland’s Tallest Treehouse.
Enquire about a Guided Discovery Tour or complete one of the many quests and trails on offer. Find out more
Brú na Bóinne Visitor Centre, open in 1997, is designed to present the archaeological heritage of the Boyne Valley, which includes the megalithic passage tombs of Newgrange and Knowth. The Centre is the starting point for all visits to both monuments, and contains extensive interpretative displays and viewing areas.
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