Celbridge

Celbridge Historical Society

Celbridge Historical Society was formed on January 21st 2002 by a group of enthusiasts including Catherine Boylan, Maura Gallagher, Maureen Hassett, Ann McNeill, Agnes Walsh, Jean McGeeny and others.

Celbridge Historical Society usually meets on the first Monday of each month in Celbridge library, although other dates and venues are also used.


History of Celbridge

The Celbridge Historical Society has provided a brief History of Celbridge for this site and would like to acknowledge Eoghan Corry for writing the main text as well as compiling reference documents and providing his own contemporary photos of Celbridge.


Celbridge History Diary

Sep 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Dictionary of Irish Biography @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The Dictionary of Irish Biography: a cornucopia of Irish experience – talk by Turlough O’Riordan An indispensable work of reference for scholars, journalists, broadcasters, genealogists, diplomats, and the general reader interested in Ireland’s past or …
Oct 2 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Irish Heroine of the French Resistance @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Irish Heroine of the French Resistance (Sr. Kate McCarthy from Cork) – talk by Cathi Fleming
Oct 7 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Kildare Federation of Local History Groups Seminar @ Castletown House | Celbridge | County Kildare | Ireland
9:30 am
The 18th Annual Seminar and AGM of the Co. Kildare Federation of Local History Groups will take place on Saturday 7th of October 2017. This year the seminar will undergo a change in format and …