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Clan MacEgan, Egan, Eagan, Keegan, Agin and Agins  



Welcome to the home of the Clan Egan, for the descendants of Aodhagáin, hereditary Brehons (or Judges) in Connaught, Leinster and Ormond. This includes the anglicised names MacEgan, Egan, Eagan, Eagen and Keegan.

The purpose of the Clann Mac Aodhagáin web site is to provide a common repository for information concerning the MacEgan families in all their differing spellings.


Here is the latest Itinerary for the 2016 Clan Egan Rally

Rally Itinerary

The venues, apart from an optional visit to

Redwood Castle, are now close to final. Details

of registration, banquet and transport costs

may follow.

Numbers in () refer to descriptions to be

provided in the Rally Packs.

Sunday 26 June 2016

Arrival at accommodation in Dublin

Registration for those arriving at the Ashling

Hotel and distribution of Packs

Monday 27 June 2016


Registration for those arriving at the Ashling

Hotel and distribution of Packs

Introduction to Rally – Brief History of

Dublin and 1916 Rising

Luas (light railcar) to O’Connell St

Visit GPO (1) and then via Moore St. to

Garden of Remembrance (2)


Visit to Royal Hospital, Kilmainham (3) &

Bully’s Acre (4)

Return to accommodation

Lecture at 2100hrs (5)

Tuesday 28 June 2016


Visit to Arbour Hill (6)

Visit to St Michan’s Church (7)

1145hrs Visit to Jameson Distillery (8)


Visit to Collins Barracks (9) – major 1916


Return to accommodation

Dinner (own arrangements)

Wednesday 29 June 2016


1000hrs Visit to Glasnevin Cemetery (10)–

guided tour

Tour of Phoenix Park (11)

1200hrs Lunch at Dublin Zoo (12)

Visit to Dublin Zoo (13)

1700hrs Visit to Guinness Brewery (14)

Return to accommodation

Dinner (own arrangements)

Thursday 30 June 2016


0945hrs Visit to Dublinia (15)

Visit to Christ Church (16)

1130hrs Visit to Dublin Castle (17)

1220hrs Visit to St Werburgh’s Church (18)

Lunch at Jury’s Inn, Christ Church

Visit to St Patrick’s Cathedral (19)

Visit to City Hall (20)

Return to accommodation

Dinner and Entertainment at Johnnie Foxes

Pub or The Merry Ploughboy Pub in Dublin

Mountains (21)

Return to accommodation

Friday 01 July 2016


Visit Bank of Ireland, Dame St. (22)

Visit Trinity College – Book of Kells (23)

1130hrs Visit Chief Herald’s Office (24)

Lunch at Kilkenny Design, Nassau St

1400hrs Visit Mansion House (25)

1430hrs Visit Royal Irish Academy – See

Egan books (26)

1530hrs Visit Leinster House/Senate (27)

Visit National Museum (part of) (29)

Return to accommodation

Dinner (own arrangements)

Saturday 02 July 2016


To St. Stephens Green; shopping etc


An optional bus trip to Redwood Castle.

Access to the Castle is yet to be

confirmed. Please advise your Chapter

Contact ASAP if you would be interested.

Numbers are likely to be limited to 30.

2000 hrs “Formal” Dinner at Ashling Hotel

Sunday 03 July 2016


Religious Services

Lunch at Ashling Hotel

Chapter Me




MacAodhagáin has organized  he Ashling Hotel, near Heuston Station, as the Rally hotel, and you should book your accommodation there as soon as possible: the website is

The contact at the hotel is:

Jacqueline Bissett,

Reservations Manager,

Ashling Hotel

Parkgate Street, Dublin 8, Ireland

Tel: +353 1 677 23 24

Fax: +353 1 679 37 83




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