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Official opening of Kilkenny’s Medieval Mile Museum
Today, Tuesday April 4th at 12.15pm, Patrick O Donovan, Minister for Tourism and Sport officially opened Kilkenny’s Medieval Mile Museum by cutting a ribbon at the door of the former St Mary’s Church (St Mary’s Lane, Kilkenny). The Medieval Mile Museum, commissioned by Kilkenny County Council, represents an investment of €6.5 million, with significant assistance from Failte Ireland’s Capital Programme and additional funding from Kilkenny Civic Trust.
Pictured at the opening is Patrick O Donovan, Minister for Tourism and Sport cutting the ribbon with from left, John Paul Phelan TD, Brian Tyrrell Senior Executive Officer Kilkenny County Council, Colette Byrne Chief Executive Kilkenny County Council, Cllr Patrick O'Neill Mayor of Kilkenny, Grace Fegan Curator Medieval Mile Museum, Cllr. Matt Doran Chairman of Kilkenny County Council, Jenny De Saulles Failte Ireland Head of Ireland's Ancient East, Ciaran Conroy CEO Kilkenny Civic Trust, Cllr. John Brennan and Cllr David Fitzgerald.
Picture Dylan Vaughan.