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European Heritage Open Day and Irish Landmark

August 5, 2019

Irish Landmark Trust properties Open Day on 15th September for European Heritage Open Day 2019

Heritage Week 2019

August 1, 2019

Co-ordinated by The Heritage Council, the aim of Heritage Week is to build awareness about our heritage and encourage its conservation and preservation.   The week is all about getting involved, and here at Irish Landmark we play our part by holding an ‘Open Day’ at our properties.  All Republic of Ireland properties will be open to visitors […]

Help us raise the final €50,000 to complete works at Killee Cottage

August 1, 2019

KILLEE COTTAGE, MITCHELSTOWN, CO. CORK NATIONAL HERITAGE, LOCAL IDENTITY, PERSONAL LEGACY Killee Cottage is located just outside Mitchelstown in County Cork. It is a perfect example of the vernacular farm cottage once typical of the South of Ireland but now disappearing. It was originally a two roomed labourer’s cottage tied to the Montgomery Estate. (Field […]

Celebrate Lúghnasa with Irish Landmark

August 1, 2019

1st August marks Lá Lúghnasa (pronounced Lou-na-sa.), traditionally the beginning of the harvest month. In Celtic mythology the god Lugh one of the chief gods of the Tuatha De Danann, established the Lúghnasadh festival as a funeral feast and games commemorating his foster-mother Tailtiú. She died on August 1st of exhaustion after clearing the plains […]

National Heritage Week and Irish Landmark Trust 2019

July 30, 2019

  Irish Landmark Trust properties Open Day on 25th August for Heritage Week 2019

Would you like to work with us?

July 2, 2019

Irish Landmark are currently recruiting for the position of House Manager at Knocknalossett House, Bailiborough, Co. Cavan. Knocknalosset is a charming two-storey farmhouse,  located in the heart of the lakelands of County Cavan. We are looking for someone with an interest in heritage and property management to care for this lovely property. The position will […]

Summer from a bygone era

June 26, 2019

If walls could talk………. Walls do talk but do we make the time to listen to the many stories they hold? Walls harbour shared histories, memories and loved lives. Walls absorb people’s laughter and tears. Walls are like picture frames for a host of domestic scenes. Walls breathe belonging…. Unearthing such vanished histories, lost voices […]

50 Amazing Places to Stay Around Ireland

April 23, 2019

All of us at Irish Landmark are so proud that 5 of or properties are listed in The Irish Times ‘50 amazing places to stay around Ireland‘ .    In fact, you might count 6 of our properties in the list – but we’re going to be very honest and tell you that Wicklow Lighthouse […]

Property of the Week

April 12, 2019

Where we have an in-depth look at a property in the care of Irish Landmark Trust.

Game of Thrones – Location, Location, Location

March 20, 2019

  With the final series of the terrific production and multi-award winning HBO series, Game of Thrones,  about to hit screens, the Titanic Exhibition Centre (TEC) Belfast will be launching the Game of Thrones traveling exhibition on April 11th and run until September 1st.