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Farmleigh House and Estate

The Story of Three Guinness' at Farmleigh Estate

Arthur, Desmond and Kennelm

Saturday 11 May 11.30am

Free but booking required as tickets are limited

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Location Farmleigh Estate & Gardens

Hear how Arthur Guinness, who grew up in humble beginnings in Co. Kildare became one of the most successful brewers in the world and started a legacy that is still in existence to this day. Hear the fascinating story of Arthur’s descendant and grandson of Walter Guinness, Desmond's early life and how in later years he worked tirelessly towards the preservation of Georgian Irish architecture.

And how Edward Cecil Guinness’ nephew Kennelm Lee Guinness set a land speed record in 1922, and used his engineering knowledge to help the British Army’s war effort during the First World War.

Saturday 11 May 11.30am

Free but booking required as tickets are limited

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Phoenix Park deer illustration John Rooney