Gallowshill Archaeology Festival: Castles & Conquests
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Step Back in Time at Gallows Hill....
Archaeology Festival at Gallows Hill, sharing stories of Dungarvan’s conquests and battles with Vikings, Medieval knights and Gallowglass warriors.
Gallows Hill will for one day only return to its medieval origins as a busy thriving castle and village. Listen to the tales of conquests and deceit from the town’s most infamous Knights and Warriors.
Guided tours, Children’s medieval craft workshops, excavations, Medieval & Tudor crafts, clothing and armoury displays will be hosted throughout the day.
Come along and see the many phases of this epic hill, where the town’s history began. Since 2015 volunteers have investigating the origins of the impressive hill and to date revealed a Castle fort with a long and bloody history. Family fun day to learn more about the tales of Dungarvan’s Conquests & Castles. All taking place beside a real life excavtion.
Joining us will be:
CLAÍOMH living history' group,
Artist Tony Hayes
Excavations with Gallows Hill Community Archaeology GroupSee moreArt
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