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Kylemore Abbey and Victorian Walled Garden

Talks: Celebrating Our Literary Culture

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Pre-recorded talks by Kylemore’s history guides will be shared on Facebook. A celebration of just some of the historical literary personalities inspired by and linked with Kylemore down through the years. From Lady Augusta Gregory, to her fellow writer William Butler Yeats, to Oscar Wilde (whose parents dined and socialized at Kylemore), and Oliver St John Gogarty, the guides have chosen some of their favourite pieces and anecdotes to share with you. From 10am to 5pm.

Time: 3pm - 5pm

Genres: Audio Visual / Heritage / History / Tour

Features: Family friendly

Website: http://www.kylemoreabbey.com/

Phone: 09552029

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Music From Connemara: Live from the Neo-Gothic Church

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Join some of Kylemore Abbey’s favourite performers for a beautiful livestreamed concert of music and song, straight to you from the beautiful neo-gothic church. Enjoy a taste of trad from brother and sister duo James and Isabelle Ruddy, uplifting contemporary and classical Irish harp music from Lynn Saoirse, traditional sean-nós dance by Emma O’Sullivan and a selection of traditional and self-penned songs from Kylemore native Eileen Keane. Recently the host location for the ‘Other Voices Courage’ series on RTÉ2, the church’s romantic history and renowned acoustics make it the perfect venue for this intimate performance.

Time: 7pm - 8pm

Genres: Dance / Music / Performance

Features: Family friendly

Website: http://www.kylemoreabbey.com/

Phone: 095 52029

No Booking Required

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