Open Day: Batty Langley Lodge
Irish Landmark Trust
Batty Langley Lodge, Castletown House Estate, Leixlip, Co. Kildare
25 August, 10am - 4pm
Local dance teacher Declan Morris will be at the former Melican family home with traditional dances such as the caledonian set, shoe the donkey, waltzes.
This is a trip down memory lane to see the old house dances which were commonplace throughout the country side being danced on old flag floor and hear the music reverberate from the cottage walls with a song sung for good measure. There is a charge for ferry boat - please contact organiser for more details.