Bray Past & Present
Bray Cualann Historical Society
Royal Hotel, Main Street, Bray, Co. Wicklow
17 August, 3pm - 4:15pm
21 August, 7pm - 8:15pm
The tower-keeper, Reginald MacIvor has reported that a prisoner held in Reginald's Tower has stolen his cap and badge and escaped. He needs your help to find the culprit. Can you solve the mystery?
200 years ago, Reginald’s Tower was converted into a police establishment and lock-up. From 1819 to c.1863, Reginald’s Tower was used as a place of confinement, which housed murders, thieves, sturdy rouges, and on one occasion a goat. For this years Heritage Week, we are highlighting this period of Reginald’s Towers past with talks, workshops, mysteries and music.