Kildare Town Library / Kildare Town Heritage Centre
Kildare Town Library, Claregate Street, Kildare Town, Co. Kildare
18 August, 11am - 12:30pm
Viking Heritage Day at Woodstown on the Waterford Greenway with Vikings from Ireland, the UK and Denmark, medieval archery, battle re-enactments, guided walks on Viking Woodstown and Wildlife.
Déise Medieval Battle Re-enactments -Watch fighters practise Viking warfare including the famous shield wall and ingenious war games along with a Kiddie Vike where Kids take on the Grown up Vikings and are victorious ! Guided walk on the Viking History of Woodstown with Archaeologist James Eogan -Find out about this fascinating site where archaeological testing in 2003 uncovered the largest Viking Find in Europe over the last century including coins from Byzantium and Viking weaponry