Naas

Naas Local History Group

Naas Local History Group LogNaas Local History Group was founded in 1984 with a mission; to record and present the rich and colourful story of our town. We are determined to make its history available and accessible to everybody. For, ultimately, our history is not a dry collection of facts and details but the warm, lively and essentially human story of the personalities and events from which the fabric of our town is woven.


Meetings: 1st. Monday of the month (From October to April)
Location: Town House Hotel, Limerick Road 8 p.m.
Details in: Leinster Leader, Kildare Nationalist, Naas Parish Newsletter
Contact: Secretary: Rose McCabe
Ph: 045 866441
email: rmccabe3@eircom.net

History Of Naas
Naas Local History Group has provided a brief history and chronology of Naas for this site written by Paddy Behan.


Naas History Diary

Walking Sunday @ Punchestown Racecourse
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Walking Sunday @ Punchestown Racecourse | Naas | County Kildare | Ireland
3:00 pm
The long established Naas tradition of walking the course at Punchestown the Sunday before the famous Punchestown Racing Festival is observed annually by members of the Naas Local History Group. In addition to the walk …
Naas Grand Canal Walk @ Grand Canal Harbour
May 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Naas Grand Canal Walk @ Grand Canal Harbour | Naas | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
P.C. Behan will lead a walk along the Grand Canal banks within the town while exploring the canal’s history and pointing out some of the historic structures along the way. Please Note: Meeting at the …
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 6:30 pm
Naas Local History Group's annual tour @ Dublin City | Wicklow | County Wicklow | Ireland
9:00 am
Naas Local History Group’s annual outing will this year visit Fore Abbey in Co. Westmeath and the Loughcrew Cairns in Co. Meath. Details to be announced.