Curragh

The Curragh Local History Group


The Curragh Local History Group was founded in 1993. Our meetings are held on the last Tuesday of the month from September to June, in the old band hall, opposite the Post Office on the Curragh Camp.


Curragh History Diary

Mar 28 @ 7:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Presentation to Defence Forces Benevolent Fund @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
7:45 pm
The Curragh Local History Group are please to make a donation to the Defence Forces Benevolent Fund from the proceeds of their publication Curragh Life in 1916
Mar 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Wentworth's Unfinished Business at The Naas @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
A talk by Mae Leonard entitled “Wentworth’s Unfinished Business at The Naas”, illustrated by  Ger McCarthy
Apr 25 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Talk on Major Patrick Colgan (1890-1960) @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
An illustrated talk by John Colgan on ” Major Patrick Colgan (1890-1960) Commandant of the North Kildare Battalion , IRA Internee, Career  Soldier and Hotelier .
May 30 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Military Intelligence on crashed aircraft during the Emergency @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
An illustrated talk by Michael Rowley on “Role of Military Intelligence on crashed aircraft during the Emergency”
Jun 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Curragh Local History Group - AGM @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
AGM of the Curragh Local History Group. All welcome!
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Open Day at the Curragh Clubhouse @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
11:00 am
Clubhouse open from 11am-3pm to celebrate Heritage Week. An illustrated talk by Reggie Darling on “Internments on the Curragh” will take place at 1pm.
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Internments on the Curragh @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
1:00 pm
Clubhouse open from 11am-3pm to celebrate Heritage Week. An illustrated talk by Reggie Darling on “Internments on the Curragh”
Curragh – Home place @ Old Band Hall
Sep 26 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Curragh - Home place @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
An illustrated  talk  by Caitriona  Delaney  on “Curragh – Home place”