Events from County Cork

O’Mahony Clan 64th Gathering 2018

When: Friday, 22 June, 2018

​The O’Mahony Clan, a powerful Irish sept whose Chieftains were often regarded as Princes, will gather from Friday 22 June to Monday 25 June 2018. A Meet and Greet on Friday evening at Coolcower House, Macroom, Co Cork is followed on Saturday morning with genealogy and DNA sessions for all.

Macroom (Cork) Cork
Three Castles Head County Cork Ireland O'Mahony Clan Gathering

Celebrating Cork Past Exhibition 2017

When: Thursday, 7 September, 2017

History is all around us. It’s alive. It’s continuously evolving. Since the dawning of time, humankind has been recording history on cave walls, rocks and wood for future generations and Celebrating Cork Past Exhibition is carrying on this grand tradition.

Ella Fitzgerald in Cork


When: Wednesday, 21 June, 2017

The Culturally Curious can experience the riches of Family History workshops during the Summer in Ballyhoura country, Munster Vales in Ireland's Ancient East .

Mitchelstown (Cork) Cork

Ancestral Connections: Roots to the Rising 2016

When: Sunday, 26 June, 2016

The Ancestral Connections genealogy summer school offers a complete course in the latest Irish genealogy research for those searching for their Irish roots. It takes place in University College Cork, one of the world’s leading universities. Concession rate available for Ireland XO members.

UCC Ancestral Connections Summer School