Rose of Tralee

Rose of Tralee Living History Walking Tour



LIVING HISTORY TOUR - 17th, 18th & 19th August 2018

Visitors are taken on a journey around Tralee by a local historian, performer and specialist on all things associated with the real life story of William & Mary the 'Rose of Tralee'. This 3 hour walking tour is suitable for families and couples both young and old but still in Love! it entails short walks that cover approx 3Km.

9.30am – Join us for Rose Tea & Scones at the Brogue Inn on Rock Street for a welcome introduction &  sing along to Count John McCormacks rendition to our famous song

9.45am – A short walk to the reported home of Mary O'Connor on Brogue Makers Lane

10am - Onto Nelson Street where William Pembroke Mulchinock spent his final days

10.15am – A visit to the Rose Walk, Wall and Monuments in Tralee Town Park and the history behind these

10.45am – Onto Kerry County Library to browse documents from the William & Mary story and Festival Memorbelia*

11.45am - To Kerry County Museum and a guided tour of the 60 Years of Rose Fashion Exhibition*

*Fashion & Memorbelia Exhibitions only run Festival week. Off-Season these are replaced with visits to other historical locations.

When: On Friday, Saturday & Sunday 17th, 18th & 19th of August. Off-peak bookings (outside of Festival week) can also be made via email  (bookings need to be made two weeks in advance)    TICKETS: €15 per person

Festival Bookings HERE

Off-Peak Bookings HERE

SPECIAL: History Walk & Lunchtime Show €35 per person Bookings HERE