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Take the first STEPS to learning more about Engineering!

Take the first STEPS to learning more about Engineering! Engineers Week 2020 will take place nationwide from 29th February to 6th March 2020, and Castlecomer Discovery Park is delighted to be involved once more. Engineers Week promotes engineering and the importance of the profession to children in Ireland.  In 2019, there were over 850 activities…

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Two girls Orienteering

Try Orienteering! Orienteering Ireland Event this Sunday 12th January

Dust off the January Blues, why not try orienteering? Waterford Orienteering Club and Dublin University Orienteers invite you to join them for the 1st league events of 2020. Leinster meets Munster in the South East. Brown to Yellow courses for all levels of ability and fitness. Sunday 12th January 2020 at 11.00 (till 13.00) at…

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Christmas & New Year Opening Hours

We would like to wish all our visitors a Merry Christmas and a Very Happy New Year! For those wishing to come to the park over Christmas please note the following opening times. The carpark and woodland walking trails will be open daily (except Christmas Day). The park is open for walkers however the reception…

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Magical Woodland Christmas is in full swing!

 Magical Christmas Experience at Castlecomer Discovery Park is in full swing! Christmas has arrived at Castlecomer Discovery Park in Kilkenny. Head to the park’s North Pole Station and climb aboard upon the Santa Express train that will transport you to the magical Christmas Village. At the village there’s arts and crafts, hot chocolate, play areas…

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