Combining sensitive restoration and contemporary architectural design, St. Mary’s Church and Graveyard has been converted and extended into a modern museum and exhibition centre. Designed to enrich the culture life of the city and provide a new attraction for visitors the Medieval Mile Museum can also be hired for private functions, temporary exhibitions and cultural events outside of museum opening times.

For more information and a list of strict guidelines please email Carmel on cnolan@medievalmilemuseum.ie or call 0861705934.

 

 

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Unearthed

August 17 @ 6:00 pm

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A magnificent collection of artefacts, reflecting 800 years of history in Ireland’s medieval capital, was recently discovered in the 13th- century St Mary’s Church and Graveyard (now the award-winning Medieval Mile Museum). On display for the first time, by kind permission of the National Museum of Ireland, these personal and poignant objects are symbols of everyday life, worship and death.

Join us to celebrate the opening of the exhibition, launched by Dr Rachel Moss, Department of History of Art and Architecture, Trinity College Dublin, with an introduction by archaeologist Cóilín Ó Drisceoil.

ADMISSION FREE BUT TICKETED.

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Date:
August 17
Time:
6:00 pm

Venue

Medieval Mile Museum
2 St Mary’s Lane High Street
Kilkenny, Ireland