Youghal Celebrates History


Medieval Youghal

Nature of event: Youghal Celebrates History: The Fitzgeralds of Desmond

Where: Tynte’s Castle, Youghal Co Cork Ireland (Friday evening session);
Mall Arts Centre, Town Hall, Youghal Co Cork Ireland (Saturday and Sunday)

When: Friday 18th September to Sunday 20th September 2015

Cost: Friday night session is free; €50 per session for Saturday and Sunday – concessions apply. See Bookings 

Further information: Brochure; ph: 087 9666554



Youghal was an important administrative and commercial centre in the late Medieval period and up to the 19th century. In earlier times the area was associated with significant monastic settlements such as Molana Abbey which had an international reputation for scholarship.  Each year a History Conference is held over two days with highest quality speakers, field trips and activities relating to our heritage.
 The Theme of the 2015 Conference is :
The Fitzgeralds Of Desmond. 
For further information about the conference/accommodation/the organisers of the conference see: Youghal Celebrates History.