The School

The Daniel O’Connell Summer School for 2022 takes place in The Ring of Kerry Hotel Cahersiveen and in Derrynane House, Caherdaniel. The School highlights the legacy of Daniel O’Connell, nationally and internationally, explores issues of importance to O’Connell and which are still relevant today and celebrates the rich traditions and folklore of O’Connell’s native South Kerry.

Programme Overview 2022

The Programme for 2022 is now available, just click on the link below to view the full programme.  Below you will see the Event Speakers for this year's school.

Looking for Accommodation?

Please find links to Accommodation near the venues in Cahirsiveen and Derrynane

Recent News

Ballads of a Bogman – The Sigerson Clifford Song Cycle

Following the world premiere in Los Angeles and the Irish and European premiere in Cork earlier...

Discover Derrynane Festival

Discover Derrynane Family Festival is being held on 10/11/12 June 2022. The event showcases the...

Daniel O'Connell Autumn School 2022

The Organising Committee of the Daniel O’Connell School is pleased to announce that this year’s...
Become a Friend

Become a Friend

You are invited to join a network of Friends to support the Daniel O'Connell Summer School and help continue the School as an annual event.

Gallery

Dr Martin Mansergh

Dr Martin Mansergh

Dr Martin Mansergh at The Daniel O'Connell Summer School
Sean Kelly MEP

Sean Kelly MEP

Sean Kelly MEP cycling to St Mary's GAA Club
Professor Yvonne Galligan

Professor Yvonne Galligan

Professor Yvonne Galligan addressing the Daniel O'Connell Summer School
Professor John Coakley

Professor John Coakley

Professor John Coakley speaking at the Daniel O'Connell Summer School
Mary McAleese

Mary McAleese

Mary McAleese with members of the O'Connell Family
Moira Morell and Maurice Bric

Moira Morell and Maurice Bric

Moira Morell CEO Kerry County Council and MauriceBric at the Daniel O'Connell Summer School