Visitor Centre Reopening June 2nd, 2021

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We are delighted to announce that the Visitor Centre in Ballycroy will be re-opening Wednesday June 2nd, 2021. As we are adhering to Covid19 protocols, we will be operating a one way system throughout the building including the exhibition and toilets. The Ginger and Wild Cafe will remain closed until further notice. Please bear with us and we’d appreciate if you can follow all directions by our staff. All these measures are to keep visitors and staff safe during this...

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World Bee Day

Save the Bees - World Bee Day Sticker

Did you know that Mayo 20th is World Bee Day? Slovenia proposed that the United Nations (UN) proclaim 20 May as World Bee Day. On 20 December 2017, following three years of efforts at the international level, the UN Member States unanimously approved Slovenia’s proposal, thus proclaiming 20 May as World Bee Day. The purpose of the www.worldbeeday.org website is to present the initiative and its implementation, raise awareness of the importance of bees and beekeeping, inform the public of major beekeeping...

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