EXCLUSIVE Walking Tour of South Parish Buildings- JULY ONLY

Join us for a walk-through history, revealing the layers of Cork’s past in one of the oldest parts of the city while revealing the enduring legacy of Nano Nagle

Exterior of Nano Nagle Place, view from Douglas Street
Exterior of Nano Nagle Place, view from Douglas Street

For the month of July 2024- 4 Tours Only! Every Thursday from 11.00am to 2pm
First Tour on 4th July  –  Booking is Essential

About the Tour
Enjoy this exclusive opportunity
to explore the unseen with a walking tour of the South Parish in Cork City and the historic convent buildings of the Presentation Sisters at Nano Nagle Place. Normally closed to the public, these tours offer a glimpse into the past that most people don’t see. Available for a limited time only, this journey by foot is sure to invoke stories left untold.

A walk through the South Parish of Cork City takes you through centuries of history, art, and culture, from medieval towers and historic churches to contemporary street art and an exclusive glimpse into Nano Nagle Place to discover the iconic woman who pioneered social justice, in Cork and around the world.

Walking Tour Stops: Red Abbey, St Finbarrs South Chapel, Holy Trinity Church, South Gate Bridge, St Finbarrs Cathedral, Elizabeth Fort, Nano Nagle Place


Available Dates
Please join us on the following days this July for a truly unique and memorable experience:

4th July
11th July
18th July
25th July


Don’t forget to book your place. Click the ‘Buy Online’ button on this page and reserve the date you’d like to join- See you soon!


After the tour, why not stick around for a while and enjoy more of the sites within the walls of Nano Nagle Place?  Explore our tranquil gardens hidden in the city centre, our well-appointed museum, the gorgeous Goldie Chapel, and peruse our selection of Irish-made, and eco-friendly gifts and books at our gift shop.



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