Calendar

Browse below for details
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
11:00 am
Author Michael O’ Dwyer will discuss the “forgotten game” of cricket in Kilkenny, once upon a time the most popular sport in the county and its connection to the game of hurling. Free Heritage Week[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 24 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
2:00 pm
The life of Sydney Owenson, and how the early nineteenth century Act of Union saw innovative reworkings of the novel in Ireland. This is an adult orientated event. No booking required / Free Event /[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 24 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
4:00 pm
Discover the fate of this Irish merchant family who emigrated during the troubled mid-17th century to La Rochelle, on the French Atlantic coast. This talk will focus on their integration to the French society and[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 25 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
2:00 pm
This talk by Peter Kenny, OPW, will introduce three medieval personalities: Thomas Beckett, Elias of Dereham & Hubert Butler and will discuss their connections. This is an adult orientated event. Parade Tower / Free Event[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 25 @ 3:15 pm – 4:00 pm
3:15 pm
Join our experienced staff for free guided tours of Kilkenny Castle and discover the magnificent Victorian stately home of the Butler Family. Free Event / Booking required Please contact 056 7704105 / kilkennyguides@opw.ie to reserve[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 25 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
4:00 pm
Female participation in conflict is often overlooked, this talk will focus on the story of Kilkenny war nurses who sacrificed their lives. The speaker, James Doherty (O.P.W) is also involved with the W.I.T centre for[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
11:00 am
Author Michael O’ Dwyer will discuss the “forgotten game” of cricket in Kilkenny, once upon a time the most popular sport in the county and its connection to the game of hurling. Free Heritage Week[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 24 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
2:00 pm
The life of Sydney Owenson, and how the early nineteenth century Act of Union saw innovative reworkings of the novel in Ireland. This is an adult orientated event. No booking required / Free Event /[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 24 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
4:00 pm
Discover the fate of this Irish merchant family who emigrated during the troubled mid-17th century to La Rochelle, on the French Atlantic coast. This talk will focus on their integration to the French society and[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 25 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
2:00 pm
This talk by Peter Kenny, OPW, will introduce three medieval personalities: Thomas Beckett, Elias of Dereham & Hubert Butler and will discuss their connections. This is an adult orientated event. Parade Tower / Free Event[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 25 @ 3:15 pm – 4:00 pm
3:15 pm
Join our experienced staff for free guided tours of Kilkenny Castle and discover the magnificent Victorian stately home of the Butler Family. Free Event / Booking required Please contact 056 7704105 / kilkennyguides@opw.ie to reserve[...]
Kilkenny Castle
Aug 25 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
4:00 pm
Female participation in conflict is often overlooked, this talk will focus on the story of Kilkenny war nurses who sacrificed their lives. The speaker, James Doherty (O.P.W) is also involved with the W.I.T centre for[...]
Kilkenny Castle