Posts tagged with ‘Cobh’

  • Portraits exhibition Sirius Cork Harbour Festival

    Portraits: Women of Cork and the U.S. Navy 1917-1919

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      10:00 - 17:00

    Sirius Arts Centre In 1917 thousands of American naval servicemen came to Ireland to participate in the First World War. Their interactions with local women, particularly in Cork where they were based, became a major social issue. Many Irish women ultimately married these American sailors, with Queenstown / Cobh in particular seeing a large number (more…)

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    The Old Yacht Club, Cobh, Co. Cork


  • East Cork Camera Group exhibition Cork Harbour Festival

    Cruise Liner & Lusitania Exhibition

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 24, 2017
      09:30 - 17:30

    East Cork Camera Group set themselves a challenge to photograph every cruise liner visit to Cork Harbour in 2015. With over fifty visits scheduled, it was clear that this would be some undertaking.  Regal Princess kicked the season off on 25th April and the Marco Polo was the fifty seventh and final visit of the (more…)

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    Arch Building, Casement Square, Cobh, Co. Cork


  • Titanic Experience Cobh Cork Harbour Festival

    Titanic Experience Cobh

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017
      09:00 - 18:00

    Check in at the historic White Star Line Ticket Office and enter the 19th century on board the Titanic. This is the exact location where the last 123 passengers joined Titanic on its fateful maiden voyage. Be taken on a virtual and immersive journey and discover the tragedies and triumphs behind their stories. Book Here: Titanic (more…)

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    White Star Line Building,, 20 Casement Square, Cobh, Co. Cork


  • Titanic Trail Guided Walk Cork Harbour Festival

    Guided Walking Tour of Cobh

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      11:00 - 12:00

    With the Titanic Trail Departs from Commodore Hotel A 60 minute gentle stroll through the architecturally preserved heritage town of Cobh, exploring the diverse and magnificent history of Cork Harbour and its environs. The engaging narrative brings together the amazing maritime, emigrant and social history of the area. Book Here:  Titanic Trail  Special price of €8pp; (more…)


  • Cork Sea Safari high speed trip around the harbour as part of Cork Harbour Festival

    High Speed Trip around Cork Harbour

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017
      10:00
    • June 3, 2017
      12:00
    • June 3, 2017
      14:00

    With Cork Sea Safari. Departs The Quays Bar private marina Try this exhilarating activity experiencing a one hour high speed boat trip around the major sights of Cork Harbour from the water. See Cork Harbour like you’ve never seen it before! Spike Island, Camden Fort Meagher, Fort Carlisle, Roche’s Point Lighthouse and maybe even a (more…)

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    Cobh, Co. Cork


  • Cobh Heritage Centre Cork Harbour Festival

    The Queenstown Story Exhibition

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      09:30 - 17:00

    An educational, informative and sometimes emotional exhibition that tells the stories of social, naval and maritime history of Cork. Learn about the earlier emigration to the colonies of America and the West Indies, the transportation of convicts to Australia as well as the mass emigration to Canada and the United States during and after the (more…)

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    Cobh, Co. Cork


  • Cobh

    - by Clare Hennessy