Tuesday April 11th 2017


Ballintubber Abbey, Co. Mayo (Tóchar Phadraig)

First item on the programme for National Pilgrim Paths week 2017 is the Passion Play which will set the event in motion. This will be staged on the grounds of Ballintubber Abbey on Tuesday11th & Wednesday12th of April 2017 to coincide with Pilgrim Paths Week.

Starting at 9pm each evening, the production, the lights and the sound will be of the highest quality as the people of Ballintubber play all the parts in the drama. Seating accommodation will be in place to shelter the audience from any inclement weather.

For further information telephone Ballintubber Abbey at +353 949030934 or email: info@ballintubberabbey.ie.

Cosán na Naomh, Co. Kerry – Wandering with a Purpose

(The archaeology of Cosán na Naomh/the Saints’ Path, Corca Dhuibhne, Co Kerry)

This lecture will be delivered at 7.30pm, in Tralee Library. It is organised by Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society and the lecturer will be, Isabel Bennett, who is a well-known archaeologist and also Curator of Musaem Chorca Dhuibhne, County Kerry. She is a specialist in the rich archaeological history of the Dingle Peninsula. Admission is free and all are welcome.