Ballincollig Heritage Association
Heritage Week 2011: 20-28th August
This year Ballincollig Heritage Association (BHA) is offering two events which highlight Ballincollig Castle and also a guided walk in the Gunpowder Mills area and Regional Park.
Saturday 20th August:
Jenny Webb will conduct a guided tour of Gunpowder Mills and Regional Park. The walk will start at 2:00 p.m. outside the former Visitors’ Centre (near the GAA pitches). Wear good footwear!
Friday 26th August:
Dr Paul MacCotter, UCC will give a lecture on Medieval Ballincollig, with special emphasis on Ballincollig Castle, at 8pm in Oriel House Hotel. Entry fee: €3 (includes coffee and biscuits)
Sunday 28th August:
Dr Paul MacCotter will give a tour of the environs of Ballincollig Castle. Meet at 2pm in Maglin View, from where the group will walk to the castle.