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Irish Monastic Tours Trip on Sat 6 Sept after Belfast Conference

Irish Monastic Tours Trip on Saturday 6 September

Dr Thérèse Cullen, an expert on Saint Patrick and the Patrician tradition, will lead a tour of the major Patrician sites around Downpatrick, County Down on Saturday 6 September, especially for participants of the ESA Sociology of Religion Research Network conference in Belfast (3-5 Sept).  She will provide commentary on key sites, speaking about the archeology and history of those sites, featuring a visit to Saul, St. Patrick’s grave, Down Cathedral, Inch Abbey, Slieve Patrick and Struell Wells.  Lunch will be provided as part of the cost.

Depending on bookings and demand, the tour will either be full-day (10 am-4.30 pm) or half day. Cost £45 for full day and £30 for half day. It will start and finish in Belfast. Places are limited.

Click here to learn more about the tour.

If you are interested, please email Dr Cullen directly and indicate whether you prefer a full or half day tour: