Cultural Tourism Ireland


Cultural Tourism Ireland is Dig it Kids sister company, established in 2010, with the mission of making archaeology, architectural heritage, history and cultural heritage accessible to all.

The management team at Cultural Tourism Ireland have over 60 years experience in academia and research, commercial archaeology education (of all ages from pre-school to post-graduate level) and educational travel. This wealth of knowledge and experience makes Cultural Tourism Ireland the perfect partner for discerning travellers seeking a richer experience of Ireland.


Cultural Tourism Ireland’s impressive array of awards and accolades are testament to the quality of our services, and the care we give to clients.  They include:

  • Acclaimed by Keith Bellows, Editor in Chief of National Geographic Magazine in his book ‘100 Places That Can Change Your Child’s Life: From Your Backyard to the Ends of the Earth’
  • Winner of Meath Business and Tourism 2012 Small Business Marketing Award
  • Recipient of an honorable mention in the ETC 2012 Responsible Tourism Showcase Awards
  • Awarded recognition and funding under the AIA Site Preservation Program, 2011.

Through unrivalled access to specialist experts who are leaders in their respective fields, Cultural Tourism Ireland lends visitors a deeper insight into Ireland’s wonderful cultural heritage.  Be it a 5,000 year old pre-historic passage tomb, a medieval abbey or a Georgian Palladian home, you will be joined by the expert who excavated the site, or carried out the architectural conservation works.