President Obama’s Eulogy in Honour o...

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Remarks by the President in Eulogy in Honour of Beau Biden – June 6th 2015 THE PRESIDENT: “A man,” wrote an Irish poet, “is original when he speaks the truth that has always been known to all good men.” Beau Biden was an original. He was a good man. A man of character. A man who […]

National Poetry Day at the Patrick Kavanag...

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National Poetry Day at the Patrick Kavanagh Centre, Thursday 28th April 2016 To mark National Poetry Day, children from Inniskeen’s two local Primary Schools; St. Daig’s and St. Cholmchille’s Blackstaff participated in Poetry Writing Workshops, facilitated by the poet, Frank Galligan. The workshops were sponsored by Poetry Ireland as part of their National Poetry Day […]

“The Great Hunger”-Smock Alley...

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  Peter Duffy’s powerful theatrical performance of Patrick Kavanagh’s poetic masterpiece The Great Hunger will run for two weeks in Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin from Monday 7th March until Saturday 19th March at 8.00pm with matiunee performances on Saturday 12th and 19th at 3.00pm. The production has toured over the past eighteen months to popular […]

Remembering Patrick Kavanagh

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Monaghan Association – Dublin, presents: Remembering Patrick Kavanagh – 2015 A celebration of his life & times Buswells Hotel, Dublin, Tuesday, 20th October, 2015. Background: 1.  Bruce Arnold became Editor of The Dubliner, a literary magazine, in March 1962, succeeding Donal Carroll who had edited the first issue. A greater emphasis on Irish writing was […]

Kavanagh’s Poetic Pilgrimage –...

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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; […]

Patrick Kavanagh Weekend Programme

Patrick Kavanagh Weekend Programme

The Patrick Kavanagh Weekend takes place from Friday the 25th to Sunday the 27th September 2015. This weekend includes a range of activities and talks. All events will take place at the Patrick Kavanagh Centre unless otherwise stated. To buy tickets online click here >> Friday 25th September 2015 7.30pm: Reception & Entertainment Ceoltoir: Patrick […]

Opening Hours

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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
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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