A memorable year..
January 2, 2010 – 3:46 pm | No Comment

Thanks to everyone who visited Kilkenny in 2009 and helped us to celebrate our 400th year of civic history. We had a great time and we hope you did too… the 400 celebrations are now …

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President McAleese Conferred with Freedom of the City of Kilkenny
May 20, 2009 – 4:10 pm | No Comment
President McAleese Conferred with Freedom of the City of Kilkenny

President of Ireland, Mary McAleese was conferred with the Freedom of City of Kilkenny at The Great Hall, Kilkenny Castle, on Tuesday, 19th May, 2009, the ceremony started at 9.45 a.m.
Listen to the Proceedings of …

“400 Years later” a show of contemporary watercolour by Jonny Pumfrey
April 22, 2009 – 4:23 pm | No Comment
“400 Years later” a show of contemporary watercolour by Jonny Pumfrey

“400 Years later” a show of contemporary watercolour by Jonny Pumfrey
at the Blackbird Gallery 18 William Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
April 30th - May 24th
Opening Hours (winter)
Wednesday to Saturday
11am to 5pm
Thursday late opening until 8pm
http://www.theblackbirdgallery.com/

Selected Works From The Butler Gallery Permanent Collection
April 1, 2009 – 7:31 pm | No Comment

Selected Works From The Butler Gallery Permanent Collection
G r o sv e n o r Ro o m , Th e C a st l e
The Butler Gallery has been in residence in the basement …

Work House at McDonagh Station Finds
March 3, 2009 – 4:33 pm | No Comment
Work House at McDonagh Station Finds

These objects were found during the excavations at the old Work House beside McDonagh Station
Video courtesy of Kilkenny Education Centre
www.eckilkenny.ie
Thanks also to
Kilkenny Archaeology
Rothe House, Parliament Street,
Kilkenny City
www.kilkennyarchaeology.ie

McDonagh Junction Finds
March 3, 2009 – 4:28 pm | No Comment
McDonagh Junction Finds

Some of the objects found during excavations before the building of McDonagh Junction.
Video courtesy of Kilkenny Education Centre
www.eckilkenny.ie
Thanks also to
Kilkenny Archaeology
Rothe House, Parliament Street,
Kilkenny City
www.kilkennyarchaeology.ie

Questions for an Archaeologist
March 3, 2009 – 4:27 pm | No Comment
Questions for an Archaeologist

Emma Devine, Archaeologist, answers some questions from Alex McClure, a pupil at Kilkenny School Project.
Video courtesy of Kilkenny Education Centre
www.eckilkenny.ie
Thanks also to
Kilkenny Archaeology
Rothe House, Parliament Street,
Kilkenny City
www.kilkennyarchaeology.ie

The 1947 Flood
March 3, 2009 – 4:19 pm | One Comment
The 1947 Flood

Charlie Cullen’s childhood memory of the River Nore in flood in 1947.
Video courtesy of Kilkenny Education Centre
www.eckilkenny.ie

Rothe House Gardens Finds
February 16, 2009 – 6:37 pm | No Comment
Rothe House Gardens Finds

Rothe House Gardens Finds
Some objects found in during excavations at the restored gardens of Rothe House.
Video courtesy of Kilkenny Education Centre
www.eckilkenny.ie
Thanks also to
Kilkenny Archaeology
Rothe House, Parliament Street,
Kilkenny City
www.kilkennyarchaeology.ie

Weaving in Grennan Mill
February 16, 2009 – 4:50 pm | No Comment
Weaving in Grennan Mill

A short film explaining the process of weaving.
Video courtesy of Kilkenny Education Centre
www.eckilkenny.ie

Welcome to Kilkenny
January 1, 2009 – 12:25 pm | 16 Comments
Welcome to Kilkenny

Welcome to Kilkenny City. Help us to celebrate our 400th year as a city. We have a varied calendar of events througout the year with something to interest everyone.
Check out our calendar or browse through …