Young Child and Artist painting


No booking needed for attendance at Cork Heritage Open Day Talks

Gavin Farmer will give a talk on the history of the Kingsley Hotel and the Lee Baths.

11am, Kingsley Hotel, Carrigrohane Road.


Historian Gerry White will give a talk on the exhibition "The Last General Absolution of the Munsters at Rue du Bois- The Painting, the Painter and the Battle"

12pm, Cork Public Museum, Fitzgerald's Park.


Shandon Area History Group will give a talk on the exhibition celebration 300 years of St Anne's Church.

2pm, St. Anne's Church, Shandon.


Team Talk A Celebration of Cork's Sporting Heritage with Cork's sportswriters Tadhg Coakley and Eimear Ryan. 

2pm, City Library, Grand Parade.


Historian Gerry White will give a talk on the exhibition "The Changing of the Guard: The Evacuation and the Occupation of Victoria Barracks, Cork, May 18, 1922"

3pm, St Peter's Cork, North Main Street.


Architect Seán Antóin Ó' Muirí will give a talk on the work of Sir John Benson (1812-1874) former city architect and is best known for projects such as the English Market, the Waterworks and St. Patrick's Bridge.

3pm in Carpenters Hall, Fr Mathew Quay.


Frank Donaldson will give a talk on explosions in the Ballincollig Gunpowder Mills 1803 to 1902.

3.30pm in the Ballincollig Regional Park, Ballincollig Inniscarra Bridge Western Entrance.


Former Cork Docker Liam Corcoran will give a talk on the lives and experiences of Cork Dockers.

4pm in the City Library, Grand Parade.