Online Talk with John O’Dwyer on the Pilgrimages of Ireland

This event is ONLINE

Event Details:

Join us for this special event as we hear about the history behind the pilgrimages on our sacred island. We will discuss what John has seen and personally experienced as a result of undertaking pilgrimages and why interest in these sacred walks are increasing over the last few years. There will also be time for you to ask John a question at the end if you wish!

John G O’Dwyer is a long-standing hillwalker, rock-climber and supporter of all that is rural in Ireland. In 1991, he founded the Mid-Tipp Hillwalkers club and has over 30 years’ experience of leading hillwalking and mountain climbing groups in Ireland, the UK, Europe and Africa. His book Pilgrim Paths in Ireland was released in 2013 and was the first comprehensive guidebook to the Irish pilgrim paths. His work has contributed significantly to building awareness of the ancient spiritual trails of Ireland and attract walkers onto them. If you would like more about him and his work please visit the website


Day & Date: Thursday, 25th of April 2024

Time: 7pm-8pm 

Price: €10

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