Heritage Week 2015: Walking tour of the Pilgrimage and Holy Sites of Cork City

This year for Heritage Week I have teamed up with geographer and holy well expert Dr Richard Scriven to give a walking tour of the pilgrimage and holy sites of Cork City.

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St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Cork City

The walking tour will begin at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral on 29th August 12:00 PM

The tour   is FREE !!!!  It   will take about  90 min  and will  taken in of sites such as  St Fin Barre’s Cathedral,  Nano Nagle’s grave,  the medieval statue of Our Lady of Graces at the Dominican Friary at  Popes Key and  a number of holy wells around  North Mall.   These sites are just some of the holy places that will feature in book on the holy  and pilgrim sites of Cork City that Richard and I are in the final stages of working on. Will keep you posted on that.


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Nano Nagle’s Grave


Please spread the word and I hope to see some of you there.

For any additional information contact me at

3 comments on “Heritage Week 2015: Walking tour of the Pilgrimage and Holy Sites of Cork City

  1. Kay says:

    This sounds great – wish I could be there.

  2. Amanda says:

    Belated thanks for an excellent tour – we really enjoyed meeting you and discovering new areas in Cork city. Hope to see you on the Sheep’s Head sometime.

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