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The fascinating world of polar exploration at The Shackleton Museum, Athy

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Antarctica in Athy

Antarctica in Athy

After 2 great weekends in Athy celebrating Cruinniú na nÓg,our National Day of Youth. Young people of Athy built upon...

Journey of the Crow’s Nest

Journey of the Crow’s Nest

On Wednesday 25th May 2022 the Crow’s nest from the Quest Ship began the first part of its journey to South Georgia...

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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Booking Essential. Mon - Fri: 10am - 5pm, on Weekends at request