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

Lecture - Brendan Voyage Lecture, 30th March, 7.30pm

A lecture on the 'Brendan Voyage' by Tim Severin, will take place in the Kerry Writers Museum Listowel on Thursday 30th March at 7.30pm. Admission 10 euro.

Lecture: 'Wandering with Purpose' - 11th April 2017, 7.30pm

A lecture entitled 'Wandering with a purpose - the archaeology of Cosán na Naomh/The Saints' Path, Corca Dhuibhne' will be presented by Isabel Bennett, Member and Archaeologist, in Tralee Library on Tuesday 11th April 2017 at 7.30pm. All are welcome to attend.

Lecture: 'Canon Goodman's Musical Collection' - 25th April 2017, 7.30pm

A lecture entitled 'Canon Goodman’s Musical Collection' will be presented by David Hegarty, IT Tralee, Historian, in Tralee Library on Tuesday 25th April 2017 at 7.30pm. All are welcome to attend.