March 24, Dublin Outing and Lecture
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Postponed due to Cononavirus
Cost: €30 per person. Please book by March 3, 2020 (as numbers are limited).
12.30pm: Tour of National Museum of Ireland, with emphasis on material from County Kerry guided by Dr Nessa O’Connor, Assistant Keeper.
2.30pm: Transfer by coach from National Museum to the Irish Family History Centre/Irish Immigration Museum (IFHC/EPIC), Custom Quay.
3.00pm: Talk, Workshop and Tour of IFHC. The talk and workshop will explore the evictions in 1887 on the Wynn Estate, Glenbeigh.
4.00pm: Tour of EPIC, voted “Europe’s Leading Tourist Attraction”, at the 2019 World Travel Awards.
5.30pm: Transfer by coach from EPIC to the Teachers’ Club, Parnell Square.
6.30: Lecture – ‘Muintir Chiarraí agus Craobh an Chéitinnigh (Kerry and the Keating Branch of the Gaelic League), 1901-1921’, Dr Mary MacDiarmada, Historian. (Cathaoirleach: Dr Daithí Ó Corráin, Historian).