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

Members of the Society will be updated about events via email newsletter.

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    Jun, 24

  • Member’s Mid-summer Garden Party

    16 Parliament Street
    Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny Ireland

    June 15 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm IST

    Party in the restored medieval gardens of Rothe House. Music, strawberries and cream, other attractionsand, as always, convivial conversation.


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