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

Mar 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The medieval church at Ardrass in its wider context @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
Dr Michael Potterton, Medieval historian and archaeologist, will give a talk titled The medieval church at Ardrass, Co Kildare and its wider context Everyone is welcome.
Mar 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
St Patrick's Day visit to Ardrass Oratory, Hill and Well @ St. Patrick's Oratory | County Kildare | Ireland
11:00 am
Members Annual St Patrick’s Day visit to Ardrass Oratory, Hill and Well We will meet at Ardrass on Saturday 17th at 11 a.m. for our St Patrick’s Day visit to the Oratory, Well, and Hill. …
Apr 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Bodenstown pilgrimages: place, time and popularity @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
Dr Christopher J. Woods, historian and author of Bodenstown Revisited will give a talk on the same topic titled: Bodenstown pilgrimages: place, time and popularity. Everyone is welcome.
May 22 @ 9:00 am – 6:30 pm
Celbridge Historical Society Annual Members Outing @ Borris House | County Kildare | Ireland
9:00 am
Annual outing of members: Guided tour of Borris House, Co Carlow (ref. Home of McMurrough Kavanagh) Further details will be announced at a later date.
Sep 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Pivotal events which shaped the Radió Éireann Symphony Orchestra @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
Dr Joe Kehoe will give a talk titled: Border crossings: the pivotal events which shaped the development of the Radió Éireann Symphony Orchestra. Everyone is welcome.