TOURISM ASSISTANT

Job ADTOURISM ASSISTANT. Role: To provide excellent customer service, to enhance the visitor experience and work to develop the Knights and Conquests Visitor Centre. Job Description: Undertake day to day Centre Administration. Give tours. Prepare visitor information....

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  Post lockdown MediEvil Hallowe'en Spook Walk dates in Granard now booking. Fáilte Ireland COVID Safety Charter approved. https://knightsandconquests.clr.events/event/130290:medievil-spook-walks #longfordtourism

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Fáilte Ireland COVID-19 Safety Charter

We are happy to confirm that all employees at Knights & Conquests Heritage Centre have successfully completed Fáilte Ireland’s Infection Prevention Control for Tourism Businesses course. Fáilte Ireland, the National Tourism Development Authority in Ireland,...

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Back to Norman – On-line booking

All Knights take very good care of themselves, cleaning their armour and their weapons daily. At Knights & Conquests we will take good care of you. Still practising Social Distancing but now able to get out and about we have a new Staggered Entry System. Book and pay...

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‘Heartland’ – A Granard Love Story

Michael; thy words etch upon my heart, remembering a mornin' shared upon the Motte. Salute thee; great Rebel, Leader & Statesman... and to Kitty; you - her love, fair, right & honourable man. And oh how you just longed to be here, to climb the grassy bank and view the...

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Welcome to Ireland’s Newest Norman Heritage Centre

Welcome to Ireland’s Newest Norman Heritage Centre

Awakening the Giant: There is a reason Ireland's newest Norman heritage centre is in Granard in Co. Longford. A Norman knight called Richard De Tuite built a Motte (pronounced ‘moat’ locally) in Granard in 1199. It is reputedly Ireland's highest Norman motte. For...

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Spring 2022 Opening Hours

Monday: 09.00 – 17.00

Tuesday: 09.00 – 17.00

Wednesday: 09.00 – 17.00

Thursday: 09.00 – 17.00

Friday: 09.00 – 16.00

Easter Opening : Saturday 10.00 – 17.00,

Easter Sunday 10.00-13.00. Spring Fair 12.00-16.30. Parade 15.00

*Closed Easter Monday 18th & Tuesday 19th

We practice a Staggered Entry Online System where one household at a time can visit in an hourly slot. See link below to book your slot:

https://knightsandconquests.clr.events/event/129819:knights-conquests-educational-interactive-tours

Admission Fees:

Adults: €7.50

Children: €5.00

Students/ OAPs: €5.00

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