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Patrick Kavanagh 50th Anniversary

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We had a memorable day in Inniskeen on Thursday. A dull morning lifted before noon and the crowds in the graveyard had a wonderful dry experience. Art Agnew asked that the poems from the nine readers would be received in silence in deference to the sacred place where so many people were resting in peace. […]

50th Anniversary of Patrick Kavanagh’...

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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 […]

Patrick Kavanagh- The Offaly Connection

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Patrick Kavanagh- The Offaly Connection Talk by: Dr. Una Agnew Wednesday, 15th Nov- Edenderry Library Thursday,16th Nov-Tullamore Library at 6.30pm (booking essential)

Abbey Theatre – Flynn Musical

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Abbey Theatre – Flynn Musical 24th – 25th November 2017 “New Irish composer and playwright Joseph O’Connor’s new musical play, Flynn, adapts and draws on characters from the novel Tarry Flynn by the late Irish poet, Patrick Kavanagh, marking the 50th anniversary of his death. Incorporating lines and themes from some of Kavanagh’s most popular […]

Mexico Celebration of the poets Goytisolo ...

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Every year, Mexico celebrates in November, the Day of the Dead with an Offering to the Dead, which consists of an altar in the name of their loved ones. The Embassy is organizing this year as part of their cultural events, an Offering in the names of Juan Goytisolo of Spain, Juan Rulfo of Mexico, […]

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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