Events Cork Chapter Day Trip to Tralee 25th May

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Cork Chapter Day Trip to Tralee 25th May

25.05.2024, 10:00 A.M.

Join the IGS Cork Chapter to explore the architectural riches of Tralee, Co. Kerry


10.00am Meet at The Grand Hotel, Denny Street, Tralee for registration & refreshments.

10.30am Welcome and Talk on Denny Street by Victoria McCarthy, Conservation Officer with Kerry County Council.

11.15am Walking Tour of Tralee led by Michael O’Donnell, local historian, including Day Place and Holy Dominican Church

1.15pm Guided Tour of the Church of St John the Evangelist, Ashe Street.

2.00pm Lunch at The Grand Hotel, Denny Street.

3.30pm Visit to Kerry County Museum, Ashe Memorial Hall, Denny Street with introductory talk by Helen O'Carroll, Head Curator.

4.30pm Option to enjoy the nearby Town Park and view the exterior of the innovative Siamsa Tire building.

Tickets cost €70 (members), €80 (non-members) including lunch and must be purchased in advance by completing the booking form here.

Paying directly into our bank account: where you opt to pay directly into our bank account it must include your surname, membership number and the event name (e.g. Carroll 12345 Tralee). You must e-mail your booking form to or send a photo of the booking form via WhatsApp to the mobile number (086 322 2297) to confirm your booking.

Payment Information:

Irish Georgian Society - Cork Chapter Bank Account Details:

IBAN IE69 BOFI 9025 8182 6680 70


Notes on paying directly into bank account:

You must include the following information:

· Surname (e.g. Carroll)

· Membership number (e.g. 12345)

· Event name (e.g. Tralee)

Payment by cheque: Please mail the booking form to Mary Carroll, Woodbine Cottage, Glyntown, Glanmire, Cork. Tel: 086 322 2297– email: Please make your cheque payable to the Irish Georgian Society, Cork Chapter.

Parking: The car park on Prince’s Street, opposite the Brandon Hotel, offers all-day parking and is about a seven-minute walk to The Grand Hotel. There are also other car parks in the vicinity of Denny Street.

Attendance: Participation at this event is for members and their guests only. Early booking is recommended as places are limited

Refunds Policy: Unfortunately, refunds can only be processed on the basis of 48 hours prior notice of cancellation to the committee member organising the event. In the event of the outing involving coach transport or prepayments, then refunds will only be possible on the basis that the vacated space is filled. All refunds are at the discretion of the committee.

*Please note that this event is run by the IGS Cork Chapter and booking will be coordinated by them directly, and not by the Dublin office*