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What's the Scéal: Objects and Stories

storytelling event at NMI-Country Life

Hear a mix of traditional and contemporary stories linked to artefacts in the Museum's collections from one of Ireland's premier traditional storytellers, Jack Lynch. 


Activity at a Glance

Level: Junior Cycle including TY       
Group Size: 1 class per session
Set-up:  Connection, technology check 
Duration: 1hr

  • Thursday 25th November:    

Times: 10am to 11am or 11.30am to 12.30pm or 1pm to 2pm
Booking: Booking required

Bookings and information:

To book a storytelling session contact the Bookings and Information Office at

Curriculum Links: 


Learning Outcomes: 

  • Importance of story in the Irish tradition and the link to our intangible heritage.           

  • Stories and objects in the NMI-Country Life.                                                                               


Information on Storytellers: 

Jack Lynch

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Country Life

Turlough Park,
Co. Mayo,
F23 HY31

+353 94 903 1755