National Heritage Week 17th – 25th August 2019

Date : Aug  17 -  Aug 28, 2019

The County Sligo Heritage & Genealogy Centre is proud to once again be part of the National Heritage Week Celebrations. Each year, during the last week of August, many national and hundreds of local community organisations participate by organising events throughout the country. Many of the events that take place during the week are free and the programme highlights the abundance of great work that is carried out in all communities in Ireland to preserve and promote our natural, built and cultural heritage. Wherever you are in Ireland make sure you attend and enjoy the Heritage activities!

HERITAGE WEEK PRESENTATION: The County Sligo Heritage & Genealogy Centre will present this year a 30-minute presentation available at 2 pm, 3 pm and 4 pm on Tuesday the 20th August, inside the Foyer of the Hawks Well Theater, entrance is FREE of charge. During this half-hour presentation, a selection of Sligo surnames will be shared with visitors, some of whom may find their own names mentioned! For more information or if you have any questions please feel free to contact us at our email address. community@sligoroots.com