Teach Through Educational Travel: The Cliffs of Moher
The Cliffs of Moher boast an incredible visitor centre. At the visitor centre, there’s an exhibit calledAtlantic Edge. This exhibit covers Ocean, Rock, Nature, and Man. Read this article on how the Cliffs were formed, and what they are composed of and discuss how geology (and animals – worm trails!) can last so long, and make such an impact on our world today.
What’s it like to take a boat ride to see the Cliffs of Moher, from the sea? Watch this video I madeand experience it for yourself! Seasickness not included. What surprises you most about seeing the Cliffs of Moher by sea?
The Cliffs of Moher has been represented in popular culture – making an appearance in films (Princess Bride, Harry Potter & The Half-Blood Prince), in a World Wonders contest, on a chocolate label, and even controversial graffiti. If you were to do something creative to represent the Cliffs of Moher, what would you do? How would you represent this majestic coastline, artistically?