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 700 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

Lecture - 'The Kerry Girls - Emigration and the Earl Grey Scheme', 2nd December, 7.30pm

The Kerry Writers museum Listowel presents a lecture entitled 'The Kerry Girls - Emigration and the Earl Grey Scheme' by Kay Caball-Maloney. The lecture will take place in the Seanchaí Centre, The Square, Listowel at 7.30pm on Tuesday December 2nd. All are welcome.

Launch - Kerry Magazine 2014 Launch, 9th December, 7.00pm

The Kerry Magazine 2014 will be launched in the Local History Department of Tralee Library on Tuesday 9th December at 7pm. The magazine will be launched by Helen O'Carroll, curator of Kerry County Museum. The magazine will be available for purchase on the night and all are welcome.