Christmas Lunch

The Society’s festive Christmas lunch and party at 1 p.m. Club House Hotel. Open to all members of the Kilkenny Archaeological Society.

Kilkenny Christmas Custom

A Christmas custom of old Kilkenny Edward J Law (2013) The Kilkenny historian John Prim noted the continuation of the practice of calling the Christmas waits in 1853, but the custom appears to have ceased shortly after that. It ended with the death in December 1856 of John Burke, who had been an umbrella maker […]