Let the Sun Shine Winter Solstice Guided Tour- Irish Sign Language interpreted

  • Family friendly
  • Free to visit

Thursday, 21 December 2023

Event times:

12:30 - 13:15

Event price:


About this event

Celebrate the Winter Solstice with a guided tour at the National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology- ISL interpreted.

To celebrate the rising sun of the Winter Solstice at Newgrange, join their special tour to discover how ancient monuments and archaeological objects are linked to celestial events. Learn how passage tombs, such as Newgrange, are aligned to the Winter Solstice. Take a look at objects found in Ireland’s tombs and find out how Bronze Age objects, such as lunulae and sun discs, are linked to solar symbols.

No booking required, places allocated on a first come first served basis. Meet in the Reception, on the ground floor. Wheelchair accessible. Families with children 8+yrs.

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