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22 September 2017-31 January 2018: ‘Hunger Strike, 1877-1981’ exhibition, Kilmainham Gaol Museum, Dublin 8

On Friday 22 September a new exhibition entitled ‘Hunger Strike, 1877-1981’ opened to the public at Kilmainham Gaol Museum. This exhibition arises from a project […]


19 June 2017: ‘WW1 today: sharing community research during the centenary of WW1’, Ulster Museum, Belfast

On Monday 19 June the Ulster Museum, Belfast,  hosted a seminar entitled ‘WW1 today: sharing community research during the centenary of WW1’. The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) […]


10 June 2017: ‘Ministers of Mercy: the Capuchins and the struggle for independence’, University College Cork

On Saturday 10 June 2017 University College Cork hosted a one-day conference entitled ‘Minister of Mercy: the Capuchins and the struggle for independence’. The Capuchin […]


8-11 June 2017: Programme of events to mark centenary of the death of Major William (Willie) Redmond MP, Wexford

Between Thursday 8 June and Sunday 11 June 2017 Wexford County Council organised a sequence of events to commemorate the death of Major William (Willie) […]


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 […]



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