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Amundsen 150th  Birthday

Amundsen 150th Birthday

Amundsen's 150th birthday. All at the Shackleton Museum extends our best wishes to Geir and Staff in the Fram Museum,...

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...

22nd Shackleton Autumn School

Welcome to our annual Shackleton Autumn School event! Explore this year’s edition of the Aumtumn School and previous editions at the link below.

Heritage Week

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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