Treasures From The Shannon By David Landers
Watch this virtual tour with Athlone Castle Cultural Assistant, David, who is an archaeologist with experience in museums & heritage institutions.
David will deliver a brief history of Neolithic stone axe heads, which were found in the River Shannon, as well as delving into their importance and use in Prehistoric Ireland.
This virtual tour can be enjoyed online from the comfort of your own home.
This event will premiere on Athlone Castle’s social channels on Saturday 14th August at 5pm
This demonstration is supported by the Heritage Council under the Irish Walled Towns Network 2021 Interpretation Fund