National Heritage week will take place from the 17th – 25th of August celebrating an awareness of our national culture and historical buildings. A large number of events will taking place in both Waterford city and county. There’s lots of fun in store for you during National Heritage Week. From medieval fairs, night time bat walks, classical music, poetry, theatre, traditional music, storytelling, historical re-enactments, local history walks and talks, maritime and coastal events, food fairs, traditional skills workshops and archaeological digs.

There’s something for everyone and most events are free! Check the website for what happening in your area.