Boyle - Roscommon

King House

1921 Creation of a Nation Trail - The Escape

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1921 Creation of a Nation Trail – The Escape is supported by Roscommon County Council Decade of Centenaries Programme 2021. Through virtual re-enactments and narrative using QR Code apps, the event will depict historical events of the era. It is a commemorative action to the events that took place in Boyle and County Roscommon relevant to 1921. This shared historical experience will be of interest to all age groups.

A 1921 Boyle Escape Town Map booklet / flyer will be available locally with QR Codes to access the Trail. The video will be on show on a loop on the night until 8pm.

Time: 4.30pm - 8pm

Genres: History

Features: Family friendly

Address: Military Rd, Knocknashee, Roscommon

Website: http://www.visitkinghouse.ie/

Phone: (071) 966 3242

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Children's Treasure Hunt

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Roscommon Artists Naomi Draper and Kate Wilson were commissioned to enhance the experience of King House, Boyle for the younger visitor under Roscommon County Council’s Creative Ireland Programme. This commission has seen the Cat and Mouse Treasure Hunt come to fruition. This is an enjoyable, engaging way for young people to explore the house and discover its hidden gems. King House opening hours will be extended to 8pm on Culture Night so that it can be enjoyed by all the family. See more at https://www.visitkinghouse.ie/

Time: 4.30pm - 8pm

Genres: Heritage / Museum / Tour / Visuals

Features: Family friendly

Address: Military Rd, Knocknashee, Roscommon

Website: http://www.visitkinghouse.ie/

Phone: (087) 144 4739

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Visit King House & Boyle Civic Art Collection

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King House, Boyle is home to the Boyle Civic Art Collection, a nationally recognised collection with over 280 pieces of art from nearly every known contemporary Irish artist. King House will extend their opening hours until 8pm for ample time to enjoy meandering your way through the impressive collection of artwork and the many other King House Exhibitions. See more at https://www.visitkinghouse.ie/

Time: 4.30pm - 8pm

Genres: Museum

Features: Family friendly

Address: Military Rd, Knocknashee, Roscommon

Website: http://www.visitkinghouse.ie/

Phone: (071) 966 3242

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