Monthly archives for September, 2015

Pat Kenny Show Podcast

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“Pol O’Conghaile takes a trip to Monaghan“, is a podcast featured on Newstalk’s Pat Kenny Show. The Podcast was aired on Monday the 14th September 2015. Click here to listen to the Podcast >>

Launch of gravestone for Patrick Kevany


Words spoken at the Launch of the gravestone for Patrick Kevany (1826-1896) and family, Harbour St. Tullamore. Sept 13th, 2015. By Una Agnew SSL It was a long journey for Patrick Kevany from his birthplace in Easkey, Co Sligo as a young man of 20, to the banks of the Grand Canal in Tullamore where […]

Kavanagh’s Poetic Pilgrimage –...


Kavanagh’s Poetic Pilgrimage by Úna Agnew, SSL The course will look at the following themes: a) General Introduction: Biography outline; b) 1904-1938 Kavanagh Poet & Farmer: His first doorway to life and love; c) 1930-1945 Kavanagh’s Exile in Dublin: His Inniskeen Retrospective; d) Settling down to be a full-time writer/ Dealing with failure and success; […]

Annual Patrick Kavanagh Weekend & Poe...

Annual Patrick Kavanagh Weekend & Poetry Awards

A celebration of the life and work of Patrick Kavanagh. Friday 25th –  Sunday 27th September 2015. The Patrick Kavanagh  Weekend, now in its 32nd  year, starts on Friday 25th September in the Kavanagh Centre in Inniskeen.  The programme gets under way at 7.30pm with a reception and music by local piper, Patrick Martin. At […]

Opening Hours

logo1Patrick Kavanagh Centre

Centre is closed from 15th December 2017 -
Re-opening on Tuesday 20th March 2018

Tuesday – Friday: 11am - 4.30pm.

Sunday: 3pm – 5.30pm (UNTIL 30TH SEPTEMBER).

Tours can be arranged at anytime by prior appointment

For information and booking phone 042 937 8560

Ireland’s Ancient East – The Story of Monaghan

Discover the hidde gems of County Monaghan on this two-day, self-guided tour, taking in ancient monastic sites, unspoilt landscapes, picturesque villages, museum treasures & much more.
The Story of Monaghan Itinerary - PDF