14th September—11th November
The exhibition explores the journey of the AK Ilen. Mapping the magnificent journey undertaken, the narrative open at the boats birth in Baltimore, Cork. In 1926, tracing its formative years as a trade vessel in the Falkland Islands to its eventual return home some 70 years later. The exhibition develops to incorporate the process that is involved in the re-building and eventual sailing school serving communities of interest, now based in Limerick docks.