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

Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Open Day at the Curragh Clubhouse Museum @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
11:00 am
Open Day To celebrate Heritage Week the Curragh Local History Group Open Day is on Saturday  24 August from 11am to 3pm and is an opportunity to visit the Groups museum and discover many fascinating …
Aug 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Otto Skorzeny - The Most Dangerous Man in Martinstown @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
1:00 pm
Curragh Local History Group members Matthew McNamara & Pete McNamara will give a lecture titled – “Otto Skorzeny, The Most Dangerous Man in Martinstown” This is part of the Open Day at the Curragh Local …
Oct 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Borrowes of Gilltown @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Ger McCarthy will explore the history of the Borrowes Family of Gilltown, an estate close to Kilcullen in Co. Kildare. The story of this prominent Kildare family is traced from the 17th century through to …