Virtually Shackleton 2020 took place online, 31st October


The Annual Shackleton Autumn School hosted a new online event called ‘Virtually Shackleton 2020’ in which we brought all the excitement, drama, spills and thrills of polar exploration.


Missed the live event? Want to watch your favourite speaker again? We have uploaded the videos to our YouTube channel for you.



Temporary Covid-19 Opening Hours

We are advising visitors to book in advance to save disappointment you can do so by

Phone: 059 8633075


or through Eventbrite

Tour Booking Timeslots:

  • Wednesday-Friday
  • 10:00 am- 11:00 am &
  • 12:00pm-1:00pm &
  • 3:00pm-4:00pm
  • Weekends
  • Available on request


  • Adults €5.00
  • Students/Senior Citizens: €3.00
  • Child €3.00
  • Family Ticket €12.00

“The last day of the old year: May the new one bring us good fortune, a safe deliverance from this anxious time and all good things to those we love so far away.”
Ernest Shackleton