Date: 9 May 2020
We are now taking bookings for our Spring Excursion to Monksgrange House and Ferns in Co. Wexford.
The coach will depart from Society House at 9.00am sharp. Upon our arrival in Ferns, we will have a short tea/coffee break before embarking on a tour of the historic townled by Mr Con Manning.
Following that, we will depart for Monksgrange House for a light lunch. Mr Jeremy Hill, Goddard Orpen’s grandson, will welcome us afterwards for a tour of the House and Monksgrange Archives. The Archives, in the ownership and care of the Edwards Richards-Orpen Memorial Trust, holds a large collection of personal and Estate papers, photographic images and collectables of the Richards and Orpen families of Counties Wexford and Kerry.
The cost the of excursion is €65 for members and €70 for guests to include cost of coach, tours and lunch.
Please note: the charge for excursion is non-refundable.