Details of Donegal events for National Heritage Week

Organisers of National Heritage Week are expecting a record 370-thousand people to take part in more than 1,400 events around the country.

The nine-day programme - which kicks off today - aims at raising awareness about the value of our national heritage and its importance.

Most of the events are free and attractions include learning how the 1916 Proclamation was printed, exploring lightkeepers' houses along the coast and a medieval weapons display in Co Donegal.

You can get a full list of events for Donegal HERE