The James Caird Story - Ernest Shackleton

Sat 17 Aug 2019 @ 2.30pm - 3.30pm

Admission: Free

Venue: Athy Heritage Centre Museum, Shackleton Museum, Town Hall, Emily Square, Athy, Co. Kildare

Phone: 059-8633075

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Heritage Week 2019

Hear the story of the famous Ernest Shackleton rescue boat journey in the South Pole...

Greatest seafaring feat led by a person from landlocked Kildare, half the crew were Irish.
The 'James Caird’ lifeboat became a central part of Shackleton’s ‘Endurance’ expedition.

Venue: Athy Heritage Centre Museum, Athy
Organiser: Athy Heritage Centre Museum

Telephone: 059 8633075

Admission: Free


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