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The Cork Literary and Scientific Society was founded in 1820 and is one of the oldest such societies in Ireland.  Members still enjoy a series of lectures held during the winter months. 

Talks on a wide range subjects are offered by the Society, including world-wide themes, local topics, stories of exploration and many, many more ….


would you like to join

Updated information on membership arrangements will be made later in 2022.  




upcoming lectures

Our series of lectures for the 2021-2022 season has now ended.
Please check back later in the year for details of our new season commencing in October 2022.