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

Event - Heritage Week 22nd to 30th August

Heritage week takes place from 22-30 August across Ireland. For more information on events happening in County Kerry please visit the website www.heritageweek.ie.

Lecture - 'The Dingle Girls: Emigration and the Earl Grey Scheme' 27th August, 8.00pm

Dingle History Society presents an illustrated lecture entitled 'The Dingle Girls: Emigration and the Earl Grey Scheme' by Kay Caball, Author and Local Historian. The lecture will take place in Dingle Benners Hotel, Main St., Dingle at 8.00pm. Fáilte roimh cách - All are welcome.

Field Outing - 'Firies', 30th August, 2.30pm

A field outing to Firies led by Tom Kelliher will take place on Sunday, 30th August. Meet at Firies Parish Church at 2.30pm. All are welcome.

Field Outing - 'Listowel', 13th September, 2.30pm

A field outing to Listowel led by Michael Moriarty N.T. and Vincent Carmody will take place on Sunday, 13th September. Meet in Town Square at 2.30pm. All are welcome.