Welcome to Yeats

William Butler Yeats is a world-renowned poet
and dramatist who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1923. He always acknowledged
the inspiration he drew from his beloved
Sligo landscape across five decades of his writing.

For sixty years,Yeats Society Sligo has
celebrated the life and work of the poet and
his talented family. Our doors are always
open to those who love the arts and who are keen to continue celebrating the Yeats family and those poets, artists and writers who have drawn inspiration from them.

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8 Nov 2018

White Birds Fly at the Yeats Society Sligo

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31 Oct 2018

9 Walls Exhibition Opening 6th Nov at 5:30pm

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22 Oct 2018

Meet Your Creativity Poetry Workshop

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'9 Walls'

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Sunday  closed 

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I know that I shall meet my fate

Somewhere among the clouds above;

Those that I fight I do not hate

Those that I guard I do not love;


An Irish Airman Foresees His Death - WB Yeats

The Song of Wandering Aengus___________________

____________________________with Actor Michael Gambon