1169 The Year it all Began

1169 The Year it all Began

17 August, 11am - 12:30pm

  • Kidare Community Library
  • Kildare Community Library
  • Co. Kildare

History talk on the 850th anniversary of the Norman Invasion of Ireland.

History talk on the 850th anniversary of the Norman Invasion of Ireland. On May 1st, 1169 the deposed King of Leinster Dermot McMurrough landed at Bannow Bay in Co.Wexford with a group of mercanary soldiers to reclaim his throne.

Admission & Booking

  • Admission Free

Access & Parking

  • Not suitable for Children under 12
  • Wheelchair Access (Full)
  • Car Parking Available

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