Planned Summer Outings for 2020 (Subject to review)
3rd May: Walking tour of medieval Dublin, led by Howard Clarke. Meet at 11am at the south side (garden side) of Christ Church Cathedral. The tour finishes at 2pm at the Brazen Head bar. As the tour is limited to twelve people, booking is essential at Outings@RathmichaelHistoricalSociety.ie. Please leave your name and contact phone number. The fee is €10 per person. Now cancelled.
10th May: Same as for 3rd May. Repeat bookings not possible. Now cancelled.
13th June: Full day field trip to Blessington and environs, led by Séamus Ó Maitiú. Visit Blessington itself, tower houses, churches, houses, a motte…….Option of lunch in Russborough House in the middle of the tour (this must be pre-booked). The tour starts at 11am and finishes at about 5pm. Meet at the monument in Blessington at 11am. As we will be driving around different parts of West Wicklow, we will be using a car-pooling arrangement for maximum efficiency. The fee is €5 per person. Book at Outings@RathmichaelHistoricalSociety.ie, leave your name and contact number and state whether or not you wish to book for your lunch in Russborough House. Now cancelled.