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MOONLIGHT LEGENDS OF HOWTH

Don’t miss the chance to experience the Moonlight Legends of Howth on 19th and 20th January 2022.


This very special event offers a fabulous 2-course dinner including coffee and a drink followed by a hike to Howth Castle with a torchlight tour of the interior. 

Howth Castle Legends
Howth Castle Moonlight
Explore the upstairs downstairs, nooks and crannies of Howth Castle

Feel the history of Ireland in the landscape of Howth under moonlight

 

Take the ancient hidden Howth Road to the Castle

Get a real feel for Howth Castle inside and out at a crossroads in history as the page turns...

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Bloody Stream

  • The Old High Road

  • Walled Garden

  • Cemetery

  • Howth's first dragon

  • The Legends of the Tree of Howth that came true

  • Our very own Game of Thrones history

  • Hear about our heroic pirate Queen, Grace O'Malley who kidnapped the heir

  • Upstairs Downstairs world of an ancient Castle

  • The Mermaid of Howth

  • The Great Hall

  • Dining Room

  • The Sidney Hallway

  • Drawing Room

  • Lutyens Library

  • Climb the stairs to the old family bedrooms

  • Secret passages

  • Servants corridors

  • Spot the old chapel as you return to Findlaters on the 4th Earls Church walk across Evora field under the night sky and back down the tramlines or the woods in the moonlight

Requirements and what to bring

Be dressed for the weather with sturdy shoes.
Bring a torch and a pair of slippers. 
If you choose the more challenging hike you need to be ready for physical challenges to your agility and balance. (Can you stalk through the woodland, walk the plank, and climb over a wall in the dark?)
 
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