Craggaunowen…..the living past in Ireland

Craggaunowen…..the living past in Ireland

If you are on tours of Ireland then this is an interactive experience that you might enjoy.

It maps many changes , which the Celts brought to daily life in Ireland during the Pre-historic and Early Christian eras.

Features include a RING FORT , CRANNOG which is a lake dwelling and also an IRON AGE ROADWAY. There is also an OUTDOOR COOKING SITE.

You can even see species from the Pre-historic era , including SOAY SHEEP and WILD BOAR.

Craggaunowen is also home to the BRENDAN BOAT , a hide boat in which adventurer “Tim Severin” sailed from Ireland to Newfoundland , re-enacting the voyage of Saint Brendan , who is reputed to have discovered America centuries before Columbus !!

There is also CRAGGAUNOWEN CASTLE , built in 1550 , to explore and its a real hidden gem.

An interesting stop on any Ireland tours , near Quin , in County Clare.