Sligo Myths & Legends Summer School - September 2010
Myths and Legends, Anthropology and Archaeology
Michael: Storyteller & Anthropologist.
Stephen: Guide & Archaeologist.
Rebecca and Brian: Storytellers and Actors.
Hear the Myths and Legends.
Join the Guided Tours of:
Carrowmore, Knock na Rea, Fairy Glen.
Lough Gill and its Islands, The Holy Well and Carn’s Hill.
Feel the mystery of the three faces of the goddess:
The Lake, River and the Sea.
See what inspired the
Druids, Bards and Poets.
Feel the excitement of ancient wisdom.
Know the mystery of an ancient people.
The school promotes interest in the narratives, rituals and history embedded in
the Sligo landscape.
Enthusiastic speakers will elaborate on the local and ancient narrative each
and on selected sites each afternoon.
The school will run for two days: 10.00 AM to 4.30 PM each day
on the 14th and 15th of September 2010.
Main sites are: Day 1: Carrowmore’s panoramic landscape.
Day 2: Lough Gill, Holy Well and Carns Hill.
Euro 75 per day, both days Euro 120
Sligo Myths & Legends Summer School
Boyne Valley Private Day Tours
Pick up and return to your accommodation or cruise ship. Suggested day tour:
Newgrange World Heritage site, 10th century High Crosses at Monasterboice,
Hill of Tara the seat of the High Kings of Ireland and the Hill of Slane where St. Patrick let a Paschal fire in 433