Skip to content Cabhraigh linn ár láithreán gréasáin a fheabhsú

Oidhreacht Éireann

Loughcrew Equinox Dawn

Praghas

Saor in aisce

Dátaí

22/09/2022 - 24/09/2022
7:00 am

Suíomh

Leachtanna Loch Craobh

Group of people in silhouette with sun in background

The autumnal equinox is on September 23rd. For us in the Northern Hemisphere, autumn arrives while south of the equator, spring begins. 5000 years ago, the builders of the monument known as Cairn T at Loughcrew aligned their tomb to sunrise at the equinoxes. The Office of Public Works will have staff on site for dawn from 7.00am on September 22nd, 23rd and 24th (Thursday, Friday and Saturday). Cairn T remains closed but all are welcome to join us to celebrate the beginning of Autumn.
Please note that the climb to the top of the hill is steep. Please wear sensible footwear and dress for the weather. Dogs should be kept on leads.

Teagmháil

Baile na Coirre
An Seanchaisleán
Co. An Mhí
N/A

087 0524975

Tabhair cuairt anseo

3 km soir ó An Seanchaisleán, ó’n R163, tuairim is 80 km siar ó thuaidh ó Bhaile Átha Cliath

Oscail suíomh i Google Maps

Roghnaigh modh taistil

Cárta Oidhreachta

Rochtain gan teorainn ar ár n-oidhreacht

Tuilleadh eolais

Bí ar ár liosta seoltaí

Bí suas chun dáta ar ár nuacht, imeachtaí, gníomhaíochtaí agus foilseacháin.

Seol