Useful Resources

Some useful links for planning your trip to Caherconnell


Caherconnell Stone Fort on FaceBook

Our Location

Archaeology Department at the National University of Ireland Galway

The Department of Archaeology at NUI Galway delivers high quality education in a student focused environment, based on innovative research and with a strong ethical foundation.  The department carries out research in Prehistoric, Medieval, Early Modern and Public Archaeology in an international context.

Archaeological Projects worldwide

Experience archaeology first hand from field-school to placement, community event to major project with the ARCHAEOLOGY PROJECTS DATABASE. We are one of the largest online databases of fieldwork opportunities in the world, featuring hundreds of listings for archaeological projects. The database contains details about the site, with links, project information, dates, costs and much more.

British Archaeological jobs and resources

This is where you will find the latest heritage jobs online, from the industries trusted online provider. If you are looking for a career change or needing to find a person to fill a role in your organisation – join us here.


Kilfenora Hostel

At our hostel we pride ourselves in our friendly service. Why not enjoy a quality accommodation experience in the peace and tranquility of the Burren. We offer you an opportunity to stay in Kilfenora, one of the most historical and enduring Irish country villages in North Clare.

Travel and Transport

Shannon Airport

Dublin Airport

Cork Airport

Bus Eireann – Ireland’s bus service


Arch Tools UK

Archaeology Trowels, Archaeology Tools and Archaeology Equipment. Archtools was established in 2008 to offer an online archaeology shop and store that supplies quality trusted archaeological tools, trowels and equipment.

Marshalltown archaeology equipment

Focusing on quality and innovation for over 100 years, Marshalltown Company has grown to become one of the world’s largest manufacturers of construction tools. Marshalltown’s tools have been the standard of quality since 1890 and are used by professionals and homeowners throughout the world.

Past Horizons archaeological tool shop

Set up in May 2007, Past Horizons supplies archaeology equipment across the world, to individuals, universities, museums, professional contractors and amateur groups.