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Hurling has been granted special status by UNESCO

By 4th December 2018January 8th, 2020No Comments
So, pick up a hurl and play an intrinsic part of Irish culture with
Experience Gaelic Games.
Experience Gaelic Games have always said that hurling is more than just a field game.  And UNESCO have recognised that. Gaelic Games is an expression of our Irish identity and culture.  Entwined in our DNA, passing our cultural heritage from generation to generation.

Hurling has been granted special status by UNESCO and inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.   This inclusion highlights the importance of hurling to Irish culture.  It’s a prestigious international recognition of our national game.

If you want to experience Hurling and see what makes it so special, look no further than Experience Gaelic Games.  Our unique approach to the Gaelic Games experience immerses you in Ireland’s ancient past.  We create walk away memories to last a lifetime.

Our unique pHurling has been granted special status by UNESCO.ackages see that you are placed at the centre of the experience. You will be thrust into an ancient culture which is a key component in everyday life in Ireland.

Experience Gaelic Games strives to bring you into the heart of what it is to be Irish.  You will experience an an unforgettable, unique activity that will shape your visit.

We ask you to spend the day in the Gaelic World in a fun filled environment, whilst enjoying the wonder of our greatest and most cultural activity with a fun difference in Dublin.

The myths and legends that surround our games have created a magic aura that have shaped our games over the course of three thousand years.   Experience the Gaelic legacy and get a unique insight into Irish Culture and the passion the Irish have for their Gaelic sports – Gaelic Football, Hurling and Handball.

We bring your experience to life by our wonderful team of passionate coaches.  A session with Experience Gaelic Games gives a unique insight into the pride and passion the Irish have for their native sports.

You will be taught the games and our coaches will help you zone in on your skills and before you know it, you will have your take away memories by which end you will leave with a passionate Gaelic legacy.  Thanks UNESCO!

So, open the door and step into the Gaelic world of Irish mythology with Experience Gaelic Games!

Come play Gaelic Games with us and “Do as the Irish Do”.


Hurling has been granted special status by UNESCO.

Grainne Mooney

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