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How a lost shoe and Viking coins help tell the history of Glendalough
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How a lost shoe and Viking coins help tell the history of Glendalough

Sep 20th 2020, 8:30 AM 26,172 Views 11 Comments

They’re on display now in a new exhibition at the National Museum of Ireland, which can be viewed online.

€500k 'masterplan' tackling traffic and congestion to improve visitor experience at Glendalough
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€500k 'masterplan' tackling traffic and congestion to improve visitor experience at Glendalough

May 4th 2020, 6:10 AM 35,379 Views 20 Comments

Fáilte Ireland is working with a number of agencies to deliver the project.

Social distancing: Glendalough upper car park and Sally Gap closed due to 'sheer volume of traffic'
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Social distancing: Glendalough upper car park and Sally Gap closed due to 'sheer volume of traffic'

Updated Mar 22nd 2020, 3:39 PM 58,539 Views 96 Comments

The National Parks and Wildlife Service said earlier this week that there’s been an increase in people using parks.

Here's what topped the list of the most visited OPW sites in Ireland last year
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Here's what topped the list of the most visited OPW sites in Ireland last year

Sep 28th 2019, 9:30 AM 52,191 Views 15 Comments

Kilkenny, Dublin and Wicklow had the top three most visited attractions last year.

Prince Charles visits Wicklow Mountains National Park during day two of Ireland visit
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Prince Charles visits Wicklow Mountains National Park during day two of Ireland visit

May 21st 2019, 4:49 PM 41,829 Views 34 Comments

During the visit, Prince Charles spent time at Glendalough.

Prince Charles and Camilla to take in the sights of Wicklow
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Prince Charles and Camilla to take in the sights of Wicklow

May 19th 2019, 9:00 PM 61,085 Views 43 Comments

Gardaí have been carrying out security sweeps of locations where the royals are due to visit.

Your summer in Ireland: 5 must-see sites in Wicklow
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Your summer in Ireland: 5 must-see sites in Wicklow

Aug 17th 2018, 8:30 PM 16,403 Views 23 Comments

Take our challenge and tick off as many glorious sites this summer as recommended by heritage officers around Ireland.

Saoirse Ronan missed her Golden Globe nomination because she was hiking in Glendalough
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Saoirse Ronan missed her Golden Globe nomination because she was hiking in Glendalough

Dec 12th 2017, 3:11 PM 8,630 Views 0 Comments

As you do.

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Fancy yourself as a bit of an Indiana Jones? Now you can experience what he did on his day job

Aug 20th 2017, 7:30 PM 17,081 Views 15 Comments

The public is being asked to help at archaeological dig at Glendalough.

One man has spent five years capturing breathtaking views of Glendalough
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One man has spent five years capturing breathtaking views of Glendalough

Mar 26th 2017, 9:30 AM 41,962 Views 16 Comments

Frank Corry’s PhotoPost project shows that Ireland’s changeable weather is actually really beautiful.

'It's the lifeblood of the community': Protest as rural post office to shut next week
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'It's the lifeblood of the community': Protest as rural post office to shut next week

Jan 21st 2017, 9:00 PM 15,003 Views 61 Comments

It is one of 500 post offices deemed to be economically unviable.

Pictures: 12 fabulous shots of Dublin by one amateur photographer
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Pictures: 12 fabulous shots of Dublin by one amateur photographer

Oct 30th 2016, 12:30 PM 39,107 Views 15 Comments

For Dermot Kavanagh, photographing Dublin satisfies his urge to “roam the streets”.

Glendalough food sellers launch court action against ice-cream van 'parked in front of their business'
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Glendalough food sellers launch court action against ice-cream van 'parked in front of their business'

Mar 21st 2016, 6:31 PM 26,652 Views 0 Comments

The case was adjourned to next week.

This stunning drone footage of Glendalough will put some pep in your weekend step
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This stunning drone footage of Glendalough will put some pep in your weekend step

Oct 17th 2015, 9:15 AM 22,576 Views 20 Comments

Who’s up for a hike?

The ESB are throwing a party inside a mountain today
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The ESB are throwing a party inside a mountain today

Jul 3rd 2014, 7:15 AM 25,366 Views 50 Comments

Yes, really.

14 amazing Irish trees to see before you die
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# Put A Ring In It

14 amazing Irish trees to see before you die

Feb 9th 2014, 8:15 PM 119,926 Views 54 Comments

Yes, trees. Just go with it.

Two men rescued after falling in water at Glendalough
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Two men rescued after falling in water at Glendalough

Nov 25th 2013, 2:45 PM 10,955 Views 10 Comments

The two men were treated for mild hypothermia.

Glorious: See Glendalough in all its autumnal technicolour
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Glorious: See Glendalough in all its autumnal technicolour

Nov 23rd 2013, 9:45 AM 16,436 Views 12 Comments

This week, Neil Jackman captures the Wicklow site at a point when its beauty is matched only by its archaeological significance.

In pics: Michelle Obama and girls visit Wicklow park and lunch with Bono in pub
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In pics: Michelle Obama and girls visit Wicklow park and lunch with Bono in pub

Jun 18th 2013, 5:21 PM 29,873 Views 70 Comments

Michelle, Sasha and Malia first took a tour through Wicklow Mountains National Park and then headed to Finnegan’s Pub for lunch with Bono and his wife.

Embarrassing 'Obama in Ireland' headline fail
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Embarrassing 'Obama in Ireland' headline fail

Jun 18th 2013, 10:03 AM 33,005 Views 66 Comments

Wow, the Obamas look different.

Bono taking the Obama ladies out for lunch in Dalkey
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Bono taking the Obama ladies out for lunch in Dalkey

Jun 18th 2013, 10:00 AM 7,900 Views 5 Comments

They’re going to his favourite pub, Finnegans.

Michelle Obama and daughters will tour Glendalough today
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Michelle Obama and daughters will tour Glendalough today

Jun 18th 2013, 7:44 AM 9,865 Views 19 Comments

US First Lady Michelle Obama with her daughters are due to visit the Co Wicklow heritage site on the last day of their visit to Ireland.

26-year-old dies after crash with tour bus in Wicklow
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26-year-old dies after crash with tour bus in Wicklow

Jun 16th 2013, 9:25 AM 11,967 Views 6 Comments

The man was seriously injured in the collision which took place on Friday afternoon.

Man remains in critical condition after collision with tour bus
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Man remains in critical condition after collision with tour bus

Jun 15th 2013, 4:12 PM 13,314 Views 5 Comments

The man was airlifted to hospital after the crash yesterday afternoon.

Woman airlifted from Glendalough
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Woman airlifted from Glendalough

Dec 30th 2012, 11:26 AM 9,470 Views 19 Comments

The 68-year-old was out walking when she found herself in trouble.

A serious business: the work of Ireland's mountain rescue volunteers
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A serious business: the work of Ireland's mountain rescue volunteers

Sep 2nd 2012, 9:15 AM 4,383 Views 5 Comments

TheJournal.ie reporter Sinéad O’Carroll joined Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team for an evening. Here’s what happened.

Bomb disposal team deals with unstable chemical at Wicklow school
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Bomb disposal team deals with unstable chemical at Wicklow school

Aug 1st 2012, 6:36 PM 83 Views 0 Comments

Dinitrophenylhydrazine, a routine agent which can become unstable over time, was found during a routine audit.

Coastguard helicopter airlifts three teenagers off Wicklow Mountains
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Coastguard helicopter airlifts three teenagers off Wicklow Mountains

May 28th 2012, 6:29 PM 6,146 Views 15 Comments

The teenagers all sustained leg injuries during a hike around the Glendalough valley.

We might be skint, but America still likes our houses
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We might be skint, but America still likes our houses

Aug 6th 2010, 10:52 AM 230 Views 0 Comments

This Wicklow three-bed country house adorns the New York Times homepage. But why?