Rathmichael Historical Society

Guided tour at the National Museum of Ireland
The ‘Rath’ in Rathmichael
Rathmichael Outing 14th May 2022
Guided tour of the National Maritime Museum of Ireland
The Rathmichael Historical Society is 50 Years Old

Rathmichael Historical Society has organised, for it's members, a guided tour at the National Museum of Ireland in July. The tour will cover 'Colmcille: Sacred objects of a Saint -


On Saturday, 23rd April 2022, Rob Goodbody was leading a walk for members of Rathmichael Historical Society to the ‘Rath’ in Rathmichael and even though our membership had lapsed, we


On Sat. 14th May, our outdoor programme of events planned for this Summer continued, in glorious sunshine, and once again in the company of a really lovely group of approx.


In June 2022 Rathmichael Historical Society members will have the opportunity to avail of a guided tour of Ireland’s National Maritime Museum in Dún Laoghaire The museum showcases a wide


This year marks 50 years since the foundation of the Society in 1972. To celebrate this significant year we have organized a number of special events. The first of these

  • 15th -19th August 2022

    Summer Lecture Series

    The theme this year will be: The Monasteries of St. Colmcille.

    Guest speakers will include Dr. Cormac Bourke, Dr. Brian Lacey, Dr. Dan McCarthy, Dr. Elizabeth O’Brien and Dr. Dagmar Ó Riain-Raedel.

  • The Rathmichael Historical Society is open to everyone

    Become a Member

    Our activities include historic tours, annual outings, workshops, lectures and discussions, social events and participation in the Federation of Local History Societies activities both in Ireland and abroad.

  • Members Only

    Summer Outings 2022

    The Rathmichael Historical Society is delighted to confirm the resumption of summer outings for it’s members in 2022 including a visit to Newgrange and Dowth.