Step into heritage. A time gone by. And, meet a family at harvest time. A special thanks to Tom Power and all the Power family for sharing these truly evocative pictures that remember a time of a community and family at harvest time.
Craving adventures? We’ve got the perfect coastal hideaway. Spectacular views. Hidden coves. Fine dining. The best coffee stops. And, 100% jam-packed with adventures. But how to create your perfect adventure? Not an easy task when, for most, it has to feel “just right”. Adventures Are Always Personal It’s your time now. To do what you… Continue reading Make Your First Heavenly Ardmore Adventure Happen In Just A Few Amazing Hours (Read Below to See How!)
Behind every door is a story. And, every window a perspective. Way back in 2009, there was a brief discussion between Mary Moloney as chairperson of Ardmore Tidytowns and Michael Reilly. This then led to an email exchange about the history of Main Street in Ardmore with James Quain. James then wrote a lovely draft… Continue reading Do You Know The Story Behind Every Door In Ardmore?
Spend one night in Ardmore and you’ll be rewarded with memories forever. Here, are the wonderful pictures taken by Dr. Murphy. All taken on one night many moons ago in Ardmore. It’s like everyone turned around just to say hello. A warm thank you to Margaret Murphy and her family for letting us post her… Continue reading Will These Amazing Faces In The Crowd Change The Way You Think About Heritage?
Appearance can be deceptive. At first glance, Ardmore Beach is like the other beautiful beaches along Ireland’s Ancient East. Clean and crisp sands. It’s impossible not to be impressed. But, when the tide is in, it seems like the sea is calling us to share something more. And, yes there’s a secret on Ardmore Beach.… Continue reading Introducing What Really Lies Beneath? There’s A Lost Treasure In Ardmore Bay!!
If you like to peel back history, you’ve probably noticed that so often the focus of old articles is on Ardmore. But, we were delighted to find this journal article from 1841. Although it ends with a somber impression of the area, it is well worth exploring. It also gives some valuable information on Grange… Continue reading Did 19th Century Media Perpetuate Religious Women’s Wells To Gráinseach?
What lies beneath? It’s a question that we’ve all probably asked and maybe we’re all treasure hunters in our dreams. But, what if a little digging could you tell you more about what lies above the ground? Well, here’s a bit of history that proves this point perfectly. We include an extract from The Gentleman’s Magazine:… Continue reading Guaranteed To Be Amazed – The Forgotten Skeleton Underneath Admore’s Round Tower
Get up close to a story from Ardmore’s past. And, read a tale of how Eddie Mooney and the other members found a new way to put Ardmore on the map. And, how they fought to become National Champions. Use the options below to navigate your way through this wonderful story.
When you visit Ardmore, you’ll be struck by the diversity and uniqueness of the houses that colour this small village. In particular, you’ll see the two fine thatched cottages that proudly frame the Main Street. But, thatched cottages have become less visible in the landscape of Ireland today. Once they defined a heritage whereas now… Continue reading Do You Really Need To Discover The Story Of Wonderful Thatched Cottages In Ardmore And Grange?
For those that love to peel back the layers of history, exploring Ardmore’s past is a wonderful opportunity to experience monastic life in a small Irish village. You are invited to walk in the footsteps of our ancestors and experience the histories in the very places that they happened. We include this short piece about… Continue reading Amazing Legend: The Original Magnificant Seven That Planted Faith In Ireland