Monthly archives for July, 2016

Inniskeen Round Tower and Graveyard: History, Archae...

  Workshop provided by IAC Archaeology in conjunction with Monaghan County Council RE-SCHEDULEDTO WEDNESDAY 7th SEPTEMBER 2016 In this workshop we will explore the history and archaeology of the Early Christian period in Ireland, with a particular emphasis on monasticism. The specific history and archaeology of the sites of Inniskeen Round Tower and Graveyard will […]


The closing date for entry to the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award 2016 has been extended to Monday 15th August. Rules and Entry form are available on our website E-mail:    

The Poet’s Rest Tea Rooms

Here at the Poet’s Rest Tea Rooms, we offer a wide variety of dishes all homemade with organic produce when possible. Vegetarian dishes. Scones and pastries are also prepared fresh on the premises. Cater for small parties and functions. Open evenings if booked in advance. Opening hours: Monday to Sunday 11.30am – 7pm. Contact Martina […]

Annual Patrick Kavanagh Weekend & Poetry Awards

Fri 30th Sept –Sun 2nd October 2016. Annual Patrick Kavanagh Weekend & Poetry Awards The Annual Patrick Kavanagh Weekend is a celebration of the life and work of Patrick Kavanagh, Ireland’s best loved poet. This event has established itself as one of Ireland’s most enjoyable cultural weekends. Taking its cue from Kavanagh himself, who was […]

Annual Creative Writing Workshop

July 2016 Annual Creative Writing Workshop: This workshop is intended for complete beginners but also for those who have written or published some creative work. It’s about exploring the ideas and impulses that make you want to write, and about putting some of your ideas into practice. Annual Creative Writing Workshop – 30th – 31st […]

Patrick Kavanagh Day – Galway Mechanics Instit...

Patrick Kavanagh Day –  Illustrated Talks, Poetry, Live music, Song & Story hosted by PKWA Galway Mechanics Institute – Saturday 16th July Order of Events: Brief Music intro – Traditional tunes by Íde Ní Fhaolain MC Introduction – Brief outline and history of these Literary events, now in their 8th Year, from Kavanagh Assoc. member […]

Opening Hours

logo1Due to refurbishment works at the Patrick Kavanagh Centre, the exhibition will be closed until further notice.

Tours can be arranged at anytime by prior appointment

For information and booking phone 042 937 8560 / 087 171 0592

Inniskeen Parish – Mass Times

Monday: 8pm
Tuesday: No Mass
Wednesday: 10am
Thursday: No Mass
Friday: 8pm
Saturday: 6pm
Sunday: 10am
Fr. Martin Treanor. P.P. - Tel. 042 9378105

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