Posts tagged with ‘Cork Harbour’

  • Roches Point Lighthouse Open Day Cork Harbour Festival

    Roche’s Point Lighthouse Open Day

    - by Keith O'Flynn

    • June 4, 2017
      10:30 - 16:30

    Online tickets are now sold out Midleton Tourist Office still have some tickets for sale  Contact them at http://www.midletonchamber.com/tourist-office/ or on 021 4613702 With Cork Harbour Heritage Alliance. Roche’s Point Lighthouse Open Day is an exciting and unique opportunity to visit this iconic lighthouse which sits at the entrance of Cork Harbour. Visit the U.S. (more…)

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    Cork Harbour, Co. Cork


  • A City by the Sea exhibition St Peter's Church for Cork Harbour Festival

    A City by the Sea

    - by Clare Hennessy

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

    Cork has been a maritime hub since records began. A City by the Sea depicts this history in a dynamic, thought provoking and at times humorous manner that can be enjoyed by all ages. Be taken on a journey through Cork’s rich and varied history with the sea. Exhibition curated by author and historian, Turtle (more…)

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    North Main Street, Cork City


  • 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


  • Spike Island Cork Harbour Festival

    Spike Island Day Tours

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      11:00 - 15:00

                      Ferry from Kennedy Pier Take the ferry to Spike Island and enjoy a guided tour of Fortress Spike.  Festival goers receive free entry to the special exhibition ‘Cork Harbour – History and Heritage’ as part of their tour, held in the beautiful former church Mitchel hall.   (more…)


  • Camden Fort Meagher Open Weekend Cork Harbour Festival

    Camden Fort Meagher Open Weekend

    - by Keith O'Flynn

    • June 3, 2017
      12:00 - 16:50
    • June 4, 2017
      12:00 - 16:50
    • June 5, 2017
      12:00 - 16:50

    Camden Fort Meagher is internationally recognised as being one of the finest remaining examples of a classical Coastal Artillery Fort in the world. 65% of the fort is located underground in a labyrinth of tunnels and chambers. The fort is also a prime location to watch ships passing through Cork Harbour. The fort offers a (more…)

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    Camden Road, Crosshavenhill, Corsshaven


  • Drascombe Small Boats Cork Harbour Festival

    Small Boat Cruising in Cork Harbour

    - by Keith O'Flynn

    • June 3, 2017 - June 4, 2017
      10:00

    With the Drascombe Association Boaties are invited to join a group of Drascombe sailing boats for a weekend of harbour exploration. Open to sail, row or motor boats. As this is a peer event, participation is at your own risk. Enjoy the natural and built heritage of Cork Harbour and visit Cobh, Aghada, East Ferry, (more…)

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    Cork Harbour


  • Elizabeth Fort Cork Harbour Festival

    Elizabeth Fort – Free Guided Tour

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 3, 2017 - June 11, 2017
      13:00 - 13:45

    Take a guided tour of Elizabeth Fort; the early 17th century star fort in Cork City centre. Hear about the history of the fort, with particular reference to its connection to all things maritime. This fort has an immense link to the harbour and the maritime history of Cork City. The fort was built to (more…)

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    Barrack Street, Cork City


  • Myrtleville Swimmers RNLI Cork Harbour Festival

    RNLI Myrtleville to Church Bay 2KM Sea Swim

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 10, 2017
      17:00

    ** DUE TO HIGH WINDS FORECAST THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RE-SCHEDULED TO JULY 13TH, 7PM ** The 2017 RNLI Myrtleville to Church Bay (entrance to Cork Harbour) 2km open water sea swim will take place on Saturday, June 10th at 5.00pm as part of Cork Harbour Festival. Participants must have submitted their entry online. Entries (more…)

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  • Irish Cruiser Racing Association National Championships

    Irish Cruiser Racing National Championship 2017

    - by Clare Hennessy

    • June 9, 2017
      14:00 - 16:30
    • June 10, 2017
      11:00 - 16:30
    • June 11, 2017
      11:00 - 16:30

    The Irish Cruiser Racing Association National Championships 2017 is organised by the Royal Cork Yacht Club (RCYC) in association with the Irish Cruiser Racing Association (ICRA), and will  be held in Crosshaven from Friday 9th to Sunday 11th June 2017. The first races are planned for Friday afternoon (FG. 14.00hrs) and a seven race programme is expected. As (more…)

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    Cork Harbour