Month: August 2019

War of Independence Exhibition



Kildare and the War of Independence Exhibition official opening on Tuesday 20th of August at 7 pm in Athy Heritage Centre Shackleton Museum.

The exhibition will be on display until Friday 11th of October 2019. 

Group bookings contact: 059 8633075

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Heritage Week Events 2019

From Saturday 17th until Sunday 25th of August 2019.

All Events Free


The Athy Heritage Centre- Shackleton Museum.

For bookings/inquiries please contact us at

Ph: 0598633075

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Our Events are as follows

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Saturday 17th of August

A talk on the James Caird Lifeboat at 2;30 p.m. Hosted at the Athy Heritage Centre- Museum.

Sunday 25th of August

Award Winning Medieval Walking Tour at 1:15 p.m. Assemble at Athy Heritage Centre- Shackleton Museum.

Poster from Medieval walking tour

Guided Tour of St. John’s Graveyard at 2:15 p.m. Assemble at St. John’s Graveyard.

Poster from St Johns Graveyard Tour

Running From Sunday 17th until Saturday 25th of August

Museum Treasure Hunt, daily from 2 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.

Poster from Treasure Hunt
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