Heritage workshops and tours

At Creative Ardagh we are passionate about our history and heritage and offer a range of creative options to groups and individuals wanting to explore it in depth with us.

Based on the themes of Ireland's Ancient East we invite you to:
  • Delve into the mythology of Ancient Ireland with our Midir and Etain Paint the Legend workshop; 
  • Explore Life in and Iron Age Fort with King Maine of the Back of the Hill one of many High Kings and Heroes of the past; 
  • Follow in the footsteps of the saints and scholars of Sacred Ireland as you learn about St. Mel, St. Patrick and St. Brigid in Ardagh in the Clay Symbols workshop or 
  • Experience the legacy of the Big House and Hard Times as you join us on a Sketching Tour of the model estate village of Ardagh. 
Call Annette on (086) 3027602, Ann on (086) 1717925 or email creativeardagh@gmail.com to arrange your group workshop (see pricing below).

Heritage and History Group Tours
Haven't time for a workshop? Tours including a local history talk can be booked at a special price of €5 per person. Scones and tea/coffee or lunch options can be arranged for groups at an extra cost. Pre-booking essential.

Each workshop is individually tailored to the needs of the group and are especially suited to teens and adults, but can be adapted for families with children of all ages. Most are possible at short notice, subject to availability, so if your weather dependent activity is cancelled and you are looking for an alternative way to spend the time, give us a call.

Group prices: (Minimum of 4) One hour €10 pp. Half day €20 pp. Full day €40 pp.
Tuition, all materials and tea/coffee are provided

For less than 4 people prices as follows: €15 each per hour, €30 each half day or €60 each full day.