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Walking Tours of Historic Drogheda for schools

Event Date

Wednesday, 5 September 2012 - Friday, 26 October 2012

Drogheda Museum Millmount will be conducting Walking Tours of Historic Drogheda for primary schools during the months of September and October.

Tours will start from Millmount ( parking available) taking in the Bull Ring, River Boyne, Boyne Viaduct, Highlanes Gallery, St Laurence Gate, Featherbed Lane, St Peter's Church of Ireland Churchyard, Magdalene Tower, The Tholsel, St Peter's Roman Catholic Church and St Oliver Plunkett's Shrine.

They will also learn of famous people and events that impacted on our history, St Patrick, Edward Bruce, Oliver Cromwell, The Sieges of Drogheda, The Battle of the Boyne and Drogheda's many links to international history.

Tours take place Tuesday to Friday and times can be arranged to suit individual schools. Cost is €2 per pupil, teachers are free. To book or for further information contact Liam or Kathleen on 041-9833097 or e-mail info@droghedamuseummillmount.ie .