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Medieval Walking Tour

Medieval Walking Tour

HERITAGE WEEK Sunday 25th of August Award-Winning Medieval Walking Tour at 1:15 p.m. Assemble at Athy Heritage Centre-...

Talk on the James Caird

Talk on the James Caird

HERITAGE WEEK Saturday 17th of August A talk on the James Caird Lifeboat at 2;30 p.m. Hosted at the Athy Heritage...

Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunt

HERITAGE WEEK Running From Sunday 17th until Saturday 25th of August Museum Treasure Hunt, daily from 2 p.m. until...

Heritage Week Events 2019

Heritage Week Events 2019

From Saturday 17th until Sunday 25th of August 2019. All Events Free in The Athy Heritage Centre- Shackleton Museum....

SouthPole-sium v.4

SouthPole-sium v.4

SouthPole-sium v.4, 7-9 June 2019.There will be…• A full-day of sessions on Saturday;• Friday and Saturday night...

Selfies With Shackleton

Selfies With Shackleton

Students from Ardscoil na Trionoide with their tour guide Jack in front of the Shackleton statue.

Record Student Visitors !!!!!

Record Student Visitors !!!!!

Over A Thousand Students Have Visited The Exploring Shackleton Exhibition. Be Sure To Get Your School Booked In Before...

Autumn School

Welcome to the 20th Shackleton Autumn School – this year presented via the internet as ‘Virtually Shackleton’.

Heritage Week

Explore the ancient, medieval and post-16th century lives and achievements of the people of the town of Athy and its hinterland.

Podcast & Visual /Video

This section of the website holds audio owned by the Athy Heritage Centre- Shackleton Museum or audio uploaded with permission from the copyright holder.

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