School Tours in Leinster - excluding Dublin
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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.
Tours include Guided Discovery Tours and Discover Primary Science and Maths Workshops. Find out 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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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
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
A school tour at Greenan Maze includes an educational, active and full day outing which includes elements of heritage and local history, nature and environmental activities, and age specific tours. Find out more
Provides innovative residential and non-residential Adventure Days for schools/TY, as well as Field Studies for all ages. Water Sports and Paintball programmes have been added to our activity programmes, all of which cover the key learning skills in a fun and safe environment. Find out more here
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.
The Irish National Stud 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. Find out more
Ireland's premier entertainment centre located in Celbridge. Featuring a huge Soft-Play area, Space Bumpers, 8 state of the art bowling lanes, American style Laser maze and many more exciting amusements. Find out more here.
Cool Planet Experience is the first permanent climate action visitor centre in the world and is driven by the vision to engage, inspire and educate individuals and schools on the impact of global warming so they can actively participate in creating positive solutions to protect our world for future generations. Find out more
Action packed school tours full of fun and excitement with a range of activities that are physically challenging, socially stimulating and guaranteed to excite! Eg Giant Maze Runner, Air Mountain, KMX Karting, Zorbee ball roll and lots more.
All activities are delivered to the highest standards by qualified teachers. Check our website for a venue close to you. Find out more here
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
During your guided farmyard school tour, Hold A Chick, Cuddle A Kitten, Pet A Rabbit, Milk A Cow, Feed the Ducks and Hens, Bottle Feed a Lamb, Kid Goat or Calf. Play Hide and Seek in the Maze and SO Much More More about our school packages
Discover the power of active learning, engage your students, unlock their potential! At Branch Out Educate Outdoors we actively involve your students through doing, exploring and experiencing, We use the outdoor environment to inspire! Find out more
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 award winning Tricky Tricksters Magic Castle is now taking bookings for children 4 to 12 years for school tours. All our tours are Play Safe Stay Safe educational tours. Giant Super Play structure, Bumpy Boats, Bouncing Castle, Sumo Wrestling, Sportszone, Super Ring Toss game, the awesome Laser Storm Arena & more. Find out more
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
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
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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