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Behind the Walls: The Curragh Camp

New radio documentary to be broadcast on KFM on Monday 18th March at 6.00pm

St. Patrick's Day in County Kildare

There are a number of St. Patrick's Day Parades taking place in County Kildare on Sunday 17th March 2019

Draft County Kildare Heritage Plan 2019-2025

Public Information Evenings


Athy's Shackleton Museum Redevelopment

Public Information Evening


New National Heritage Plan Invites Submissions

Heritage Ireland 2030 is the Government's new National Heritage Plan, and your views are now being sought, to make this the best possible plan for our heritage and our communities.

BBC 20th Century Icon Explorer Winner Ernest Shackleton

Athy's Polar Explorer Honoured

Conservation Grants 2019

Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2019


Talk: Pilgrim Paths in Ireland

The benefits of hill walking for the body and soul.

FRAM Museum visit to Shackleton Autumn School, Athy

The board of a famed Oslo Museum met for the first time outside Norway in Athy as part of this year's Ernest Shackleton Autumn School over the October Bank Holiday.