National Library of Ireland
National Photographic Archive, Meeting House Square, Temple Bar, Dublin 2., Co. Dublin – Dublin City
24 August, 1pm - 1:30pm
A special event for Heritage Week, Old Cork Waterworks Experience presents “Water Heritage Open Day”, a family fun day themed on the industrial heritage and history of Cork’s Victorian Waterworks.
Throughout the day the team will provide guided tours of the impressive engine and boiler rooms offer an insight into the working day of a waterworks employee and map the role of water supply with the growth of Cork City. There are a range of engaging and educational activities available including a puppet show, marine science, giant bubbles as well as launching water rockets and a water science zone.