Castle Study Week
The Medieval Castles of Offaly Study Tour is a five day event of lectures and field trips to castles in Offaly led by Caimin O’Brien from Archaeological Survey of Ireland. The fee is €200 for the full week of lectures and tours. Booking essential.
13th May to 17th May 2013
For the first year a medieval castle study week will be held in Offaly.
Daily Programme - meet at OHAS lecture room, Bury Quay, Tullamore.
9.30am – 10.45 am There will be talk each morning on one of the following themes; Building a castle, Life in the castle, Defending the castle, From castle to home, The castle in the landscape.
10.45am – 11.00am Tea / Coffee
11.00am to 12.00 noon Introduction and information about the castles being visited that day.
12.00 noon to 4.00pm Bus to guided site visits
Places will be limited. Book with firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 057 9346839.