" The Seanchaí is a visitor attraction in the Heritage Town of Listowel which presents the works of the great Kerry writers in a unique audio-visual experience. Located in a 19th century Georgian residence in Listowel’s magnificent Square, the Centre features five of the County Kerry’s most esteemed writers – John B. Keane, Bryan MacMahon, George Fitzmaurice, Brendan Kennelly and Maurice Walsh. The writings of these national and internationally renowned literary figures are filled with an abundance of rich characters, humour, romance and tragedy drawn from the towns and villages of North Kerry. The words of the writers will make you laugh and cry, but above all you will come away from your visit to Seanchaí with a sense of the people and places that shaped Kerry’s literary genius."

History Lecture Programme 2015

Our series of 2015 History Lectures commences with a lecture on 'The Life & Times of J.D. Bourchier' by Professor Michael Foley, lecturer in journalism at DCU on Tuesday March 3rd at 7.30 pm.


Traditional Irish Music, Dance & Singing Classes

Traditional Irish music, dance & singing classes are held every Wednesday from 3 pm and Saturday from 12 noon. 


Listowel Rambling House - February 26th

Our next Listowel Rambling House will take place on Thursday February 26th from 9.15 pm.





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