Exploring Dragons and Dinosaurs in Castlecomer in partnership with Kilkenny Cruinniú na nÓg festival.

Press Release: Kilkenny Cruinniú na nÓg Programme Title: Exploring Dragons and Dinosaurs in Castlecomer in partnership with Kilkenny Cruinniú na nÓg festival. Pupils from Presentation Convent N.S. and Comer Boys N.S. have come together to learn about and explore the rich natural heritage and biodiversity which exists in the Castlecomer area, through the lens of sustainability and…

Fossils from the Castlecomer Plateau

Fossils from the Castlecomer Plateau A Kilkenny Science Festival Event Date: Saturday 14th November 2020 Time: 17.00-17.45 Format: online via. Zoom platform (link will be emailed in advance to those registered) Free but registration required: Here 320,000,000! Did you know significant 320-million-year-old fossils were discovered in the coal mines of North Kilkenny? Castlecomer Discovery Park’s…

Castlecomer Discovery Park takes part in the first Kilkenny Science Festival

From the Science behind Ireland’s longest ziplines to 320-million-year-old amphibian fossils, Castlecomer Discovery Park takes part in the first Kilkenny Science Festival The Kilkenny Science Festival is the newest addition to Kilkenny’s rich festival calendar. Castlecomer Discovery Park is delighted to be part of the festival which runs during Science Week, 8-15 November 2020. From…