WINTER SOLSTICE LIVE Monday & Tuesday, December 21 and 22
The Solstice Sunrise event at Newgrange is being live-streamed by the Irish Government. Says a spokesperson for OPW. This year, “everyone will be able to experience this wonderful phenomenon from any location around the world”. Viewers in the US and around the world will be able to see the Solstice online. The event will be live-streamed from within the Chamber on December 21 and 22 by Irelands Office of Public Works (OPW).
The traditional gathering for the Winter Solstice at the Neolithic Passage Tomb on December 21 was cancelled this year due to Covid-19 pandemics. The Irish Government and local officials are urging people to stay away and the facility is closed and guarded,