ILLUSTRATED TALK: Traditional Healing Plants & Remedies

/ILLUSTRATED TALK: Traditional Healing Plants & Remedies

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Saturday 28 September, 2.30pm to 4pm

ILLUSTRATED TALK: Traditional Healing Plants & Remedies

Herbal medicine was important in Gaelic Ireland and it was believed that there were 365 parts to the body with a different plant to cure each part. Join Marina Levitina, nature educator, artist, and author, as she discusses some of the trees, shrubs and wildflowers commonly found in our bogs, meadows and hedgerows that were used as traditional cures and remedies.

As places are limited, advance booking is advised – call the museum on (091) 532460.

Suitable for adults


ADMISSION: Free |  OPENING TIMES: Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 to 17:00 and from Easter to end of September on Sundays: 12:00 to 17:00 (Exhibitions close at 16:45)

Christmas Opening Times
Closed 23rd to 30th December 2019 inclusive
Open Tuesday 31st December 2019
Closed New Years Day
Resume Normal Hours 2nd January 2020

 
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