Monthly archives for November, 2017

50th Anniversary of Patrick Kavanagh’s death

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The Patrick Kavanagh Centre & Monaghan County Council present a graveside tribute to poet and writer Patrick Kavanagh featuring a number of well known poets and writers from across county Monaghan and beyond. Patrick Kavanagh was born in County Monaghan in 1904. He died on 30th November 1967, and is buried at the former St. […]

Remembering Patrick Kavanagh – 2017

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Monaghan Association – Dublin, presents: Remembering Patrick Kavanagh – 2017. Commemorating 50 years since his death on 30th Nov. 1967. Buswells Hotel, Dublin, Tuesday, 24th October, 2017. Background: 1. Patrick Kavanagh’s epic poem The Great Hunger was written while he lived in 122, Morehampton Rd. in Oct. 1941 and was first published in Horizon Magazine […]

’The Green Fool – Did the World Overlook Patrick Kav...

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“The Green Fool – Did the World Overlook Patrick Kavanagh’’. – A Documentary by Noel Murphy To be broadcast on Newstalk 106-108fm on Sunday 26th November 8-9am and repeated Saturday 2nd December 10-11pm and available later in Newstalk Podcasts.

Patrick Kavanagh Memorial Lecture

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The month of November marks 50 years since Patrick Kavanagh’s passing. To commemorate the occasion, The Institute of Education hosted a lecture in the late poet’s memory on November 23rd. Below are some images from the event:                    

Peter Duffy – Some reasons why Trilogy is of s...

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Started Trilogy – “The State of Us” last monday in Smock Alley with The Great Hunger – The Grand Inquisitor and The Murders at Wilgoose lodge,Carleton, and Me, to follow. Covered in The Irishman’s Diary ITimes on Nov 9th and interview on RTE 1’s art show Arena @7pm nov 15th, also has been covered in […]

FLYNN – A Musical Play, selling out fast

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FLYNN, musical play, celebrating the 50th anniversary Patrick Kavanagh’s passing at the Peacock Theatre, Dublin. Saturday 25th is sold out, Friday 24th is selling out fast. Click on link below for tickets. www.abbeytheatre.ie/whats-on/flynn

Opening Hours

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Tuesday – Friday: 11am - 4.30pm.

Sunday: from 3rd June – 30th September - 3pm – 5.00pm.

Tours can be arranged at anytime by prior appointment

For information and booking phone 042 937 8560
Email: infoatpkc@eircom.net

Ireland’s Ancient East – The Story of Monaghan

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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

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