Who were the druids?

Patrick Geoghegan leads an investigation into who or what druids really were

Who were the druids?

An image of British druids from Cassell's "History of England, Vol. I"

Professor Patrick Geoghegan delves into the long & elusive history of the druids with a panel of cultural & religious historians. Were they simple pagan priests? Were they poets and noblemen too? Were women counted among their ranks? Or has the tidal wave of new age spirituality carried druids to heights they never knew in the ancient world?