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Heritage Week 2016 At St Patrick’s Cathedral


Heritage Week 2016 At St Patrick’s Cathedral

Heritage Week is back on the 20th of August to the 28th of August. St. Patrick’s Cathedral will be hosting a variety of tours, organ recitals, talks and music for the public for free. The programme will include the following:

Organ Recitals – Saturday 20th and 27th at 18.15

Free recitals showcasing the Cathedral’s mighty Willis Organ, widely regarded as the finest organ in Ireland and with all the performance action relayed on a giant screen

Event Images (4)Bellringing Tours – Saturday 20th and 27th at 10.00, 12.00, 14.00, 16.00

Each tour will last about 45 minutes and will include a demonstration on six bells. Participants must be over 12 years of age, physically fit, and comfortable in tight spaces. Registration essential

Music for Lunch – 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th and 26th at 13.15

The popular Music for Lunch recital series takes place daily in the intimate surroundings of the recently refurbished Lady Chapel. A great lineup of musicians this series performing a mixture music.

Event Images (9)Jazz in the Nave – 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th and 26th at 18.15

Jazz in the nave featuring a host of exciting musicians. Full line up available on the Calendar. Advanced registration is recommended.

Talks and Tours – Booking essential for all talks and tours

Albert Fenton, 22nd at 19.30, “Church of Ireland Women and the Easter Rising”.

Eoin C. Bairéad, 23rd at 19.30, “Where were the Liberties?”

Gavan Woods, 24th at 19.30, “Cathedral Conservation & Restoration”,

Linda Taylor, 25th at 11.00, “The Forgotten Parish of St Luke’s”,

James Howley, 25th at 19.30, “The Deanery of Saint Patrick’s Cathedral.”

Free tours of the Cathedral – 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th, and 26th at 16.00

Join the Cathedral guides for a free tour of the Cathedral

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