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Athy Heritage Centre-Museum

Type: Museum
Address: Emily Square, Athy, County Kildare
Telephone: 00353-(0)598633075
Fax: 00353-(0)598633076
Year of foundation: 1998
Activities: Hosts the Annual Ernest Shackleton Autumn School on the last weekend in October. Details of the School are available from the website -
Collections: Has the only permanent exhibit in the world dedicated to Sir Ernest Shackleton and stages exhibitions on Polar themes.
Publications: Publishes annually, since 2007, 'Nimrod' - the Journal of the Ernest Shackleton Autumn School

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