The society is monitoring closely the ongoing C19 position and are not in a position to confirm or indeed cancel this event. A final decision will depend on the evolving conditions and corresponding government directives and will be advised as soon as practical.

  • 20

    Jun, 20

  • Members’ Annual Garden Party 2020

    June 20 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm IST

    in the splendid 17th century garden of Rothe House. Music, stimulating, convival conversation and strawberries and cream. Access from New Building

  • 18

    Jul, 20

  • Outing to Kells and area

    July 18 @ 2:30 pm - 8:00 pm IST

    Car-pooling outing to Kells, Kilree and are to conclude with evening meal in Ennisnag at 6pm. Meetup is at the Kells

  • 09

    Sep, 20

  • Lecture: Women of Kilkenny Evening

    16 Parliament Street
    Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny Ireland

    September 9 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm IST

    Various contributors will talk about historically important women. Admittance fee is €10 for non-members, €7 for members of Kilkenny Archaeological Society.


John Bradley Memorial Conference

Since 2016, Kilkenny Archaeological Society has hosted the John Bradley Conference in memory of John Bradley. He was a Kilkenny based, internationally renowned archaeologist, conservationist, medievalist, scholar and writer. His contribution to uncovering the history of Kilkenny city and County features very largely in his works that include 14 books and over 130 peer reviewed articles.

You can find programs of previous conferences below:

October 7th and 8th

Programm of Conference

October 20th & 21st

The Reformation – 500 Years later

October 18th & 19th

Irish Agriculture through the Ages