Upcoming Events

We are delighted to host a range of activities which encourage people with various interests and abilities to engage with their Geopark – its unique landscapes, geology and stories and to attract visitors to this wonderful region.

At the Cavan Burren Park we promote the Leave no Trace Principles as well as the Geopark Code.

Please be responsible and wear warm waterproof clothing and sturdy footwear.

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Mini Rockers Workshops

Mini Rockers Workshops

10.00 am - 2.00 pm

Suitability: Children aged 6-12 years old

£2.00 per child


There are 3 sessions available and booking is essential.

10.00 am – 11.00am – To book Click here

11.30am – 12.30 pm – To book Click here

1.00 pm – 2.00 pm – To book Click here

 

The Mini Rockers Workshop is sure to provide a jam-packed hour of activities with Geopark staff. Children will have the opportunity to participate in interactive hands on fun, where they will discover more about the rocks and landscape of the Geopark. Activities will include fossil making, making a planet earth and a fossil hunt.

Please note that some activities may take please outdoors (weather dependant), so please ensure children wear sturdy footwear and warm waterproof clothing.

Parents feel free to have a dander around the Cavan Burren Park whilst waiting on your child/ren.

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Footsteps of our Ancestors

Footsteps of our Ancestors

12.00 noon - 3.00 pm

Suitability: Families (Children must be 8+ and be accompanied by an adult)

FREE 

Booking essential via Geopark Guide Andy King on +353 (0)87 6638428

 

Join Geopark Guide Andy King for an exploration of the ancient culture and mythology of the Cavan Burren Park. This walk is quite long and will take in the sites around the Cavan Burren Park and therefore is suitable for those who are physically fit. 

Please bring your own food and drink and wear sturdy footwear and warm waterproof clothing. 

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Spooky Science Workshops

Spooky Science Workshops

10.00 am - 2.00 pm

Suitability: Children aged 6-12 years old

£2.00 per child

 

There are 3 sessions available and booking is essential.

10.00 am – 11.00 am – To book Click here

11.30 am – 12.30 pm – To book Click here

1.00 pm – 2.00 pm – To book Click here

 

The Spooky Science Workshop is sure to provide a jam-packed hour of activities with Geopark staff. Children will have the opportunity to participate in interactive hands on fun, where they will discover more about Violent Volcanoes as well as other spooky themed activities.

As it is Halloween, we expect to see everyone dressed up and there will be a thrilling, adventurous surprise provided by the Cavan Adventure Centre for the best dressed child, over the two days.

Please note that some activities may take please outdoors (weather dependent), so please ensure children wear sturdy footwear and warm waterproof clothing.

Parents feel free to have a dander around Cavan Burren Park whilst waiting on your child/ren.

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