Tuesday, January 23, 2018


Glad you found us!

The Thomond Archaeological and Historical Society, while based in 

Limerick city, covers the Mid-West region.

As our name suggests we exist to promote an interest in history, 
archaeology and related subjects.
We organise lectures, outings in Ireland and abroad and publish an 

annual journal - the North Munster Antiquarian Journal.

We welcome new members who share our interests

To join, simply contact the Hon. Secretary:

Cathy Swift

or email: catherine.swift@mic.ul.ie

for further details. 

Current subscription is €30 per year
See our Facebook page


Thursday, January 18, 2018

Next Lecture

No lectures until further notice due to Covid 19 restrictions 


Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Next Outing

No outings scheduled due to Government Covid 19 regulations 

Monday, July 29, 2013

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Journals now available online

The journals published by the Limerick Field Club between 1897 and 1908 and by  the North Munster Archaeological Society 1909 - 19 as well as the North Munster Antiquarian Journal published by the Thomond Archaeological Society from 1936 to 1985 are available online on the Limerick City Library website:

Sunday, January 1, 2012

The Way We Were - Twenty Years Ago!

Outgoing President Christy Lynch hands over 'Holy Grail' to Rev. John D. Leonard who was to remain as President until 2004.

Committee of the Society for 1992. Paddy Lysaght, Christy Lynch, Ted Glancy, Rev. J. Leonard, Anne Yeoman, Kevin Hannan, Kay Hanrahan, Elsie O'Connell, Cian O'Carroll, Rev. Donough O'Malley, Gerard Noctor, Marie Condon, Tony Browne, Liam Clifford, Michael Donnellan, Bill McInerney, John O'Brien. Frank Johnson and Larry Walsh, also members missed the photo op.

Monday, February 15, 2010


The most recent issue of our Journal,NMAJ,
vol. 58, 2018 has been published.

It contains a variety of articles on archaeology, history and miscellaneous items of local interest.

If you are a member and have not received your copy contact the Hon. Secretary.

Extra Copies of the journal
are available from the Hon. Editor