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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 […]


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 […]


26 November 2016: ‘The battle of the Somme and the First World War’ seminar, Dublin City Library and Archives, Dublin 2

On Saturday 26 November, as part of Explore your archive week 2016,  Dublin City Library and Archives hosted an afternoon seminar on ‘The battle of […]


30 September-1 October 2016: James Fintan Lalor Autumn School: ‘1916: Looking back, looking forward’, Portlaoise, Co. Laois

On Friday 30 September and Saturday 1 October 2016 the fourth annual James Fintan Lalor Autumn School, entitled ‘1916: Looking back, looking forward, took place […]


23 September-8 October 2016: Dublin Festival of History

The 2016 Dublin Festival of History took place from 23 September to 8 October 2016. The festival, which is managed by Dublin Public Libraries, was […]


22 September 2016: Launch of online court martial records of Easter Rising, Richmond Barracks, Inchicore, Dublin 8

On Thursday 22 September 2016 the official court-martial records of the leaders of the Easter Rising were officially launched by President Michael D. Higgins At […]


2, 9, 23 July 2016: Special screening of ‘The Battle of the Somme’, National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

Throughout July 2016 the National Museum of Ireland Decorative Arts and History, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7, hosted screenings of UNESCO listed film The Battle of […]


27 July 2016: ‘1916 and me/2016 and us’, Ulster Museum, Belfast, Co. Antrim

On Wednesday 27 July UCD History Hub recorded video interviews in the Ulster Museum, Belfast on Wednesday, 27 July from 10:30 am as part of […]


6 July 2016: ‘Words and music from the war’, National Library of Ireland, Kildare St, Dublin 2

On Wednesday 6 July, to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, the National Library of Ireland hosted an evening of words and music […]


1-2 July 2016: ‘War and revolution in the west of Ireland’, NUI Galway

On Friday 1 and Saturday 2 July 2016. NUI Galway hosted a conference exploring ‘War and revolution in the west of Ireland’ between 1913 and 1918. […]


1 July 2016: ‘”A regular hell”: World War Ireland and the Battle of the Somme, National Library of Ireland, Kildare St, Dublin 2

On Friday 1 July the National Library of Ireland  hosted a themed tour of the exhibition ‘World War Ireland: Exploring the Irish Experience’, which explores the uniquely […]


16 June 2016: Lecture on ‘Researching Roger Casement’, Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin 1

On Thursday 16 June at 6.30pm Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane presented a lecture entitled, ‘Researching Roger Casement; his portrayal and role in political and […]


2 June 2016: ‘CSI 1916: the search for Thomas Kent’, University College Cork

On Friday 2 June UCC hosted an event examining the science behind the recovery and identification of the remains of Thomas Kent (1865-1916), of Castlelyons, […]


31 May-1 June 2016: ‘Conflict and the city’ conference, Liberty Hall, Dublin 2

On Tuesday 31 and Wednesday 1 June Liberty Hall, Dublin 1, hosted a free public conference organised by Dublin City Council and UCD, entitled ‘Conflict […]


23 May 2016: Launch of St Andrew’s School Roll Records Digitisation Project, St Andrew’s Resource Centre, Dublin 2

On Monday 23 May the St Andrew’s School Roll Records Digitisation Project was launched in St Andrew’s Resource Centre, 114-116 Pearse St, Dublin 2. This […]



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