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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Children's Astronomical Activities

Children's Astronomical Activities

4.00 pm - 6.30 pm

Suitability: Children aged 6-12 years old

£2.00 per child

There are 2 sessions available and booking is essential.

4.00 pm – 5.00 pm – To book Click here

5.30 pm – 6.30 pm – To book Click here


This workshop is sure to provide a jam-packed hour of activities with Geopark staff and a special visit from the Irish Astronomical Association. Children will have the opportunity to participate in interactive hands on fun, where they will discover more about our fascinating skies. Activities will include alien and rocket fun as well as experiments to get the kids thinking.

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 in the Cavan Burren Park whilst waiting on your child/ren.

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