Archaeology Adventures

Cultural Tourism Ireland is Ireland’s only provider of real on-site archaeological excavation experience.  Our mission is to bring Ireland’s cultural heritage to life by making it possible for people interested in archaeology, anthropology and history to experience the excitement of a real archaeological research excavation.

We offer a wide range of in-depth, hands-on, expert led archaeology, architectural and cultural heritage experiences for individuals, families and groups. Below are just some examples, we are happy to work with you to plan an itinerary that is ideal for you, no matter what your interest or length of visit:


Uncovering Medieval Trim Unearth your inner Archaeologist
A day of Irish archaeology on Dublin’s doorstep including an in depth tour of a live archaeological excavation read more…
Join expert archaeologists digging at the Blackfriary, learning the process of excavation read more…

We are currently reviewing our plan for the 2017 season, which will run from May through August; please contact us directly if you wish to register or for any further information.

We also cater for groups (small and large) and will do our best to work with you to meet your requirements.  Please contact us if you would like to discuss your needs with us.