Welcome

Fáilte go dtí suíomh idirlíon oifigiúl Cumann Seandalaíochta is Staire Chiarraí.

Welcome to the official website of The Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society.

The Society was established in May 1967 for the collection, recording, study and preservation of material relating to the history and antiquities of County Kerry.

With an annual membership of over 600 members worldwide, the Society operates from Kerry Library Headquarters in Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland. It organises a series of lectures throughout the year and a number of outings mainly during the summer months. The Society also publishes a Journal and Magazine on an annual basis.

We hope you enjoy our website and would welcome you to participate in our events.

If you have any queries, comments or feedback please do no hesitate to Contact Us.

News

Field Outing - 'Lough Adoon, Cahir, Shronebrin' 7th June, 2.30pm

A field outing to Lough Adoon, Cahir and Shronebrin, led by Clare McMorran, will take place on Sunday, 7th June. Meet at Church carpark, Cloghane 2.30pm. All are welcome.

Lecture - 'Trekking Through Time in Dingle', 18th June, 8.00pm

Dingle History Society presents an illustrated lecture entitled 'Trekking Through Time in Dingle - Archaeology of the hills and mountains of the Dingle Peninsula' by Martin Fitzpatrick, Archaeologist. The lecture will take place in Dingle Benners Hotel, Main St., Dingle at 8.00pm. Fáilte roimh cách - All are welcome.

Field Outing - 'Mount Trenchard and Foynes', 28th June, 2.30pm

A field outing to Mount Trenchard and Foynes led by Tom Donovan, will take place on Sunday, 28th June. Meet at Parish Church, Loughill 2.30pm. All are welcome.

Field Outing - 'Clara, Drishane, Kilmeady Castle and Up. Ballydaly', 12th July, 2.30pm

A field outing to Clara, Drishane, Kilmeady Castle and Up. Ballydaly led by Fr Seán Daly and Seán Radley, will take place on Sunday, 12th July. Meet at Carnegie Hall, Millstreet 2.30pm. All are welcome.