Kilkenny Archaeological Society is a historical society promoting Kilkenny and Irish history. If you would like to make a donation to support their goal, please choose an amount or type a custom amount and complete the form with your email address.

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Here are some of the projects KAS are or have been working on …

OKR Digitization Project

Back issues of the society’s journal Old Kilkenny Review are being digitised by a volunteer committee. The issues up to 1979 are now online.

Decade of Centenaries

Letters written in 1921/1922 by Irish people whose property was damaged in the War of Independence, were transcribed and indexed by the KAS Library at Rothe House. Digital copies are available here.

Short videos on topics of Kilkenny history

See latest videos on:
James Hoban, builder of The White House
Alice Kyteler, for Post-Primary students
Edmond O’Donovan, war correspondent and Fenian

our YouTube channel

KAS Newsletter

Every few months, the KAS Newsletter produces an issue. Included are the latest news and snippets of Kilkenny history. Subscribe here.

By joining Kilkenny Archaeological Society, you can become involved in any of these projects and more!