The fascinating world of polar exploration at The Shackleton Museum, Athy
On behalf of the Shackleton Musuem, we wish to thank everyone who attended the 2023 Autumn School and made it such a memorable event. Recordings, insights and pictures of the 23rd Shackleton School coming soon.
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It is with great sadness that we inform you of the news of the passing of our colleague Margaret Walsh. Margaret was...
Brochure now available for the 23rd Annual Shackleton Autumn School. Click on the image below to view the full...
Learn about Sir Ernest Shackleton
The Shackleton Museum has a permanent exhibition devoted to the polar explorer Ernest Shackleton.
Step into Athy’s past
Explore the ancient, medieval and post-16th century lives and achievements of the people of the town of Athy and its hinterland.
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