National Heritage Week 2019


National Heritage Week 2019 will take place between the 17th and 25th August. This year, we’re inviting you to “a celebration of Pastimes and Past Times”.


Over twenty community groups, organisations and individuals have organised more than forty events around the county to celebrate the rich and diverse heritage that is there for us all to enjoy. Many events are free.


Events are taking place in Arigna, Ballyfarnon, Keadue, Cootehall, Lough Key Forest & Activity Park, Boyle, Portaghard-Frenchpark, Castlerea, Tulsk, Elphin, Strokestown, Roscommon, Kilteevan, Portrunny, Castlecoote, Lecarrow, Kiltoom, Drum & Monksland.


Details of events can be viewed on

The Roscommon Event Guide can be downloaded here.


Copies of the National Heritage Week - Roscommon Event Guide & National Event Guide are available in all Libraries and from the Customer Service Desk, Roscommon County Council, Áras an Chontae, Roscommon, Phone 090 6632500.


Roscommon County Council supports National Heritage Week as an action of County Roscommon Heritage Plan 2017-2021.