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.


Annual Mass - 18th May, 9.30am

The annual St. Brendan's Mass will take place at Our Lady and St. Brendan's Church, Tralee on Monday 18th May at 9.30am. All are welcome.

Lecture - 'Lispole Ambush - 22 March 1921', 21st May, 8.00pm

Dingle History Society presents a lecture in aid of the Nepal Earthquake victims. An illustrated lecture entitled 'Lispole Ambush - 22 March 1921' will be presented by Tim Horgan, Author. The lecture will take place in Dingle Benners Hotel, Main St., Dingle at 8.00pm. All are welcome.

Field Outing - 'Kilgarvan', 24th May, 2.30pm

Our first field outing of the year is to Kilgarvan led by Dermot Twomey. Meet at Parish Church Kilgarvan at 2.30pm.

Lecture - Seanchai Centre History Lectures, April\May 2015

The Seanchai Centre in Listowel continues its series of history lectures in April\May 2015. See the brochure attached for more information.Seanchai Lectures Spring 2015