Cork City Council A Cork City Council Initiative
Cork City Council A Cork City Council Initiative

Events 2018

Due to limited capacity and space, the events highlighted below require pre-booking.

Entry to all these buildings is free of charge. However in the case of a few events due to space restrictions and increasing popularity you will be required to book your place in advance. You must present your ticket on the day as refused entry may cause offence.

18aug10:00 am- 5:00 pmExhibition - Historical Photography Historical Photographic Exhibition of the Port of Cork by the Shandon Area History Group.10:00 am - 5:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 5:00 pmMedieval Day10:00 am - 5:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 6:00 pmNorth Main Street in the 50s and 60s10:00 am - 6:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 5:00 pmNano Nagle Place Heritage Experience10:00 am - 5:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 5:00 pmBooking EssentialGuided Tours - Fota House and Victorian Working Gardens10:00 am - 5:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 5:00 pmVisit - L. É ORLA Naval Vessel10am to 12.30pm, 2pm to 5pm10:00 am - 5:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 6:00 pmExhibition - A City by the Sea10:00 am - 6:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 4:00 pmBooking EssentialPrintmaking Workshops with the Crawford Art Gallery and Cork Printmakers10:00 am - 4:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 2:00 pmGuided Tours - AIB Bank10am, 11am, 12pm,1pm10:00 am - 2:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 12:00 pmBooking EssentialGuided Tours - The Tower and Bells of St. Anne’s Church10:00 am - 12:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 12:00 pmBooking EssentialCIT Blackrock Castle Observatory10am, 10.30am, 11am, 11.30am10:00 am - 12:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 6:00 pmExhibition - Terry O'Brien10:00 am - 6:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 6:00 pmExhibition - Photos of the Coal Quay10:00 am - 6:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 3:00 pmBooking EssentialGuided Tours - Cork’s 96FM Building10am, 12pm, 2pm10:00 am - 3:00 pm

18aug10:00 am- 6:00 pmExhibition - History of the distilling trade in Cork10:00 am - 6:00 pm

18aug10:30 am- 4:30 pmGuided tours - St Fin Barre’s Cathedral10:30 am - 4:30 pm

18aug11:00 amGuided Tour - Elizabeth Fort (IRISH Language)11:00 am

18aug11:00 amEvent CancelledBooking EssentialGuided Tour - Cork City Hall11:00 am

18aug11:00 am- 1:00 amGuided Tours - Heineken Ireland (Murphy’s Brewery)11:00 am - 1:00 am

18aug11:00 am- 4:00 pmGuided Tours - Metropole Hotel Cork11:00 am - 4:00 pm

18aug11:00 am- 4:00 pmExhibition - Below our Feet11:00 am - 4:00 pm

18aug11:00 amIrish Myths and Legends Storytelling for Children11:00 am

18aug11:00 am- 4:00 pmExhibition - Port of Cork, Custom House11:00 am - 4:00 pm

18aug11:00 am- 4:00 pmNano Nagle Place Archives11 to 1pm, 2pm to 4pm11:00 am - 4:00 pm

18aug11:00 am- 4:00 pmOld Cork Waterworks Experience11:00 am - 4:00 pm

18aug11:00 am- 4:00 pmGuided Tour - Triskel Christchurch11am, 3pm11:00 am - 4:00 pm

18aug11:00 am- 4:00 pmBooking EssentialGuided Tours - St Angela’s College11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm11:00 am - 4:00 pm

18aug11:30 amTalk - Margaret Lantry on the History of St. Finbarr's South11:30 am

18aug12:00 pmDemonstration - Stonemason Joe Fahy12:00 pm

18aug12:00 pmGuided Tour - UCC Living History12pm, 3pm12:00 pm

18aug12:00 pmGuided Tours - The North Monastery12:00 pm

18aug12:00 pmTalk - How to start your own family tree by David Ryan12:00 pm

18aug12:00 pm- 5:00 pmGuided Tours - Elizabeth Fort (ENGLISH Language)12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

18aug12:00 pm- 5:30 pm7th Annual Cork Coal Quay Family Festival12:00 pm - 5:30 pm

18aug12:00 pm- 4:00 pmGuided Tours - St Patrick’s Church12pm, 3pm12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

18aug12:00 pm- 3:00 pmCork Folklore Project Interactive Presentations12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

18aug12:00 pm- 3:00 pmGuided Tours - National Sculpture Factory12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

18aug12:15 pmGuided Tours - St Mary and St Ann’s North Cathedral12.15pm, 2.15pm12:15 pm

18aug12:30 pmBooking EssentialGuided Tour - The Courthouse Anglesea Street12:30 pm

18aug1:00 pmTalk - Sustaining Old Cork; Reclaim and Recycle1:00 pm

18aug1:00 pm- 3:00 pmVisit - The Penthouse Suite in the Clayton Hotel Cork City1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

18aug1:00 pmBooking EssentialGuided Tour - The Glucksman1:00 pm

18aug1:00 pmTalk - Step back in time with a presentation from local historian Ronnie Herlihy1:00 pm

18aug1:00 pmGuided Tour - Maldron Hotel (North Infirmary Building)1:00 pm

18aug1:30 pmGuided Tour - St Peter and Paul’s Church1:30 pm

18aug2:00 pmTalk - Traveller history and culture by the Cork Traveller Women’s Network and the Traveller Visibility Group2:00 pm

18aug2:00 pmGuided Tour - Crawford Art Gallery2:00 pm

18aug2:00 pmTalk - Cork The Venice of Ireland by John Hegarty2:00 pm

18aug2:00 pm- 6:00 pmVisit the Crawford Observatory in UCC2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

18aug2:00 pm- 4:00 pmGuided Tours - Backwater Artists Group and Cork Printmakers2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

18aug2:00 pm- 4:00 pmThe Wonder of Trees – their benefits, culture and folklore2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

18aug2:30 pmA Toast to Cork: Its Buildings, People & Places with Cork Toastmasters Club2:30 pm

18aug2:30 pmGuided Tour - The Shandon Area with Martin Purcell from SARA2:30 pm

18aug3:00 pmTalk - Luke Dineen on Tomas Corkie Walsh3:00 pm

18aug3:00 pmBooking EssentialGuided Tour - The Everyman3:00 pm

18aug3:00 pmBooking EssentialTalk - The Last General Absolution of the Munsters at Rue du Bois - the painting and its storyLearn about the moving story behind the famous WW1 painting depicting officers and soldiers from the Munster Fusiliers making their peace before entering battle.3:00 pm

18aug3:00 pmEvent CancelledHistorical Walking Tour of the Middle Parish with local historian Liam O’hÚigín3:00 pm

18aug4:00 pmReadings from As Other Saw Us: Cork Through European Eyes.4:00 pm