Leagan Gaeilge

2016 Events

Follow the links below to learn more about commemorations as they happen.

20-24 February 2017: ‘The warp and weft of herstory: the 20th century history of the women of Newry and Mourne’, Newry and Mourne Museum, Co. Down

From Monday 20 to Friday 24 February 2017 Newry and Mourne Museum hosted a series of afternoon lectures on the theme ‘The warp and weft of […]

28 December 2016: ‘Remembering the child’, Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8

On Wednesday 28 December 2016 Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin 8, hosted an event entitled ‘Remembering the child’, a night of remembrance and reflection in memory […]

17 December 2016: ‘Landscapes of revolution’ workshop, Midleton Public Library, Co. Cork

On Saturday 17 December 2016 the Landscapes of revolution project held a public  workshop in Midleton Public Library. The workshop explored how to utilise online resources […]

14 December 2016: ‘Archaeology of 1916’ seminar, Wood Quay Venue, Dublin 8

On Wednesday 14 December 2016 Dublin City Council and UCD School of Archaeology and Built Heritage presented a full morning seminar presenting the results of […]

13 December 2016: ‘Remembering 1916, recording 2016′ web archive awards, National Library of Ireland, Dublin 2

On Tuesday 13 December 2016 the National Library of Ireland hosted the awards ceremony to announce the top ten websites nominated by the public for the […]

8 December 2016: Finding a voice: Dermot Bolger at the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

On 8 December 2016 the National Museum of Ireland, and Poetry Ireland hosted an evening of performance, music and conversation to mark Dermot Bolger’s residency at […]

8 December 2016: Lecture on ‘The Hales brothers and the Irish revolution’, Clonakilty, Co. Cork

On Thursday 8 December 2016 Duchas Clonakilty Heritage presented a lecture by Liz Gillis on ‘The Hales brothers and the Irish Revolution’, based on her recent book […]

7 December 2016: Unveiling of memorial plaque to 1st Battalion Dublin Brigade Irish Volunteers (Easter Rising), Church St, Dublin 7

On Wednesday 7 December Dublin City Council  unveiled the latest in a series of plaques being erected to mark the Easter Rising of 1916. In […]

6 December 2016: ‘Published in 1916: James Joyce’s ‘A portrait of the artist as a young man’, National Library of Ireland Dublin 2

On Tuesday 6 December 2016 the National Library of Ireland, Kildare St, Dublin 2, hosted a public lecture by Prof. Hans Walter Gabler (Munich). The National […]

6 December 2016: Joint launch of ‘Proclaiming a Republic’ and National Museum Historical Collections Online, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

On 6 December 2016, the National Museum of Ireland launched online a sample of 10,000 records covering a range of topics and object types from […]

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