The excavation and restoration of Killaclohane Portal Tomb is just the first part of this exciting project. Over the next year KCM will keep visitors to this site updated on what happens to the items recovered as well as the tomb itself.
This is a quick overview of what we’ll be adding in the coming months:
• Detailed still life images of the items found
• Updates on the information provided by lab work
• Expert opinion from specialists
• Classroom project work tailored to dove-tail with the history curriculum
• How the finds are conserved
• A behind-the-scenes look at creating a museum exhibition to display them
• How the tomb will be cared for in the future