These family workshops provide a morning of history, activity, performance, and fun! Explore how 16th century Irish and English culture intermingled and influenced each other, and how we still see this exchange of ideas today! Recommended for ages 6 - 12.
Free; Reservations required
Event begins at 10:00AM
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