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What’s Happening at Castlecomer Discovery Park

The Power of Community!

Castlecomer should stand up and take a bow, it’s a real testament to what a community can achieve to create change for themselves.  For hundreds of years Castlecomer was defined by its coalmining industry, it formed the economic and social fabric of the town. So when the mines closed with the loss of hundreds of…

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Social Enterprise Development Fund Show Case

Last week we were so delighted to join the cream of Irish Social Enterprise for RETHINK IRELAND’S first ever virtual Social Enterprise Development Fund Showcase. Over 500 people joined the event from all over the world, from Roscommon to Rosslare and all the way over to Peru! The event even trended on twitter with the…

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Level 5 Restrictions Notice

December 31st 2020 In line with the latest Government restrictions, Castlecomer Discovery Park is making some changes to its planned programming. Visitors Please Note! The Canopy Cafe and Christmas lights will be closed effective today 31st December at 3.00. The park remains open for walkers and we welcome those from within the 5KM radius to…

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Christmas Opening Arrangements

Happy Christmas to all our wonderful visitors! Following on from the latest Government Covid restrictions, we have made some changes to our advertised programme. Our Christmas Lights will remain on for the duration of the Christmas school holidays, so if you are looking for some festive exercise come visit us over the next days. Due…

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