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Kinsale and the Civil War


Free of charge


31/05/2024 - 31/05/2024
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Charles Fort Military Fortress

Free Admission Event to celebrate Bealtaine 2024.  No advanced ticketing required.  Meet at the Ticket Office in Charles Fort.

Join OPW Guide Finian O'Connor for an overview of Kinsale and Charles Fort during the Irish Civil War. Finian will explore the events in the town of Kinsale and Charles
Fort up to and including the Burning of Charles Fort and other local landmarks in August 1922.


Summer Cove
Co. Cork
P17 AY18

021 477 2263

Getting Here

3km from Kinsale – turn off Cork-Kinsale road (R600) 2km from the town.

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