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27 April 2017: Opening of ‘A name unmade: Francis Ledwidge’, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Co Meath

On Thursday 27 April Solstice Arts Centre, Navan Co. Meath, will host the opening of A Name Unmade: Francis Ledwidge (1887-1917), an exhibition of new and […]


22-23 April 2017: BOACC Ashbourne Living History Festival, Ashbourne, Co. Meath

On Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 April 2017 the BOACC Ashbourne Living History Festival took place at Donaghmore/Ashbourne GAA Club.  This year’s festival was intended […]


28 November 2016: Public lecture on ‘Kevin Barry and his world’, Carlow County Museum, Carlow

On Monday 28 November 2016 Prof. Eunan O’Halpin (TCD) gave a public lecture entitled ‘Kevin Barry and his world’ in Carlow County Museum. Barry was […]


21 November 2016: Launch of ‘The country house and the Great War’, Carton House, Co. Kildare

On 21 November 2016 Carton House, Co. Kildare hosted the launch of The country house and Great War: Irish and British experiences, edited by Terence […]


3 November 2016: ‘Women and the decade of commemorations’ seminar, Maynooth University, Kildare

On Thursday November 3 the All-island commemoration network hosted the final one-day symposium in the ‘Women and the decade of commemorations’ series, which was intended to […]


4 October 2016: Old Athlone Society lecture: ‘The trial of Roger Casement’, Custume Barracks, Athlone, Co. Westmeath

On Tuesday 4 October 2016 the Hon Mr Justice Donal O’Donnell presented a lecture to the Old Athlone Society on ‘The trial of Roger Casement’. The […]


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 […]


26 August 2016: ‘Revolutionary masculinities’ symposium, Maynooth University, Co. Kildare

On Friday 26 August Maynooth University hosted a one-day symposium entitled ‘Revolutionary masculinities’. This  explored the significance of concepts of masculinity and male identity in […]


17 April 2016: Unveiling of Carlow 2016 memorial, Bagenalstown. Co. Carlow

On Sunday 17 April the unveiling of the Carlow 2016 Memorial for the Municipal District of Muinebheag in honour of Fr. Albert Bibby, Regent Street, […]


26-29 March 2016: State ceremonials to mark centenary of Easter Rising

From Saturday 26 March to Tuesday 29 March the state ceremonials to mark the centenary of the Easter Rising were observed nationwide. These were a […]


12 March 2016: ‘Remembering 1916’ seminar, Naas, Co. Kildare

On 12 March 2016 the County Kildare Archaeological Society hosted a one-day seminar entitled ‘Remembering 1916’. The seminar took place in the Killashee House Hotel, […]


5 March 2016: ‘1916 annual conference’, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford

1916 brochure On Saturday 5 March the ‘1916 annual conference’ took place in the Riverside Park Hotel, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. This was held as part […]


18 November 2015: Publication of ‘Irish Times’ supplement ‘Dragons stirring: Ireland six months before the Rising’

On Wednesday 18 November The Irish Times published the latest in its series of ‘Century’ special supplements, with the support of the Department of Arts, Heritage […]


13-14 November 2015: ‘1916 Roadshow’, Waterford Treasures Museum, Waterford

On Friday 13 and Saturday 14 November Waterford Treasures hosted a ‘1916 Roadshow’ as part of the preparations for a permanent exhibition to commemorate the 1916 […]


3 August 2015: Victoria Cross Centenary ceremony of remembrance, Castletown Geoghegan, Co. Westmeath

On Monday 3 August 2015 a commemorative ceremony was held in Castletown Geoghegan, County Westmeath to remember the awarding of a Victoria Cross to Captain George Arthur […]



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