Leagan Gaeilge

2013 Events

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

24 October 2013: Launch of ‘Working Lives, 1893–1913’, National Photographic Archive, Dublin

On 24 October Dinny McGinley T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, opened a new exhibition entitled Working Lives, […]


17-18 October 2013: International meeting for First World War Centenary, Paris

On 17–18 October Ireland sent official representation to the International Ministerial Meeting for the Centenary of the First World War in October 2013. The Irish […]


16 October 2013: Results announced of James Plunkett short story competition

On Wednesday 16 October the winners of the James Plunkett Short Story Competition, sponsored by the Irish Writers’ Union, the Writers’ Centre, Dublin City Council/Dublin […]


10 October 2013: Opening of Lockout exhibitions at National Museum, Collins Barracks

On 10 October Jimmy Deenihan TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht opened three new exhibitions at the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks: […]


5 October 2013: Decade of Centenaries presentation at HTAI Annual Conference

The annual conference of the History Teachers Association of Ireland (HTAI) took place in Ballinasloe, Co. Galway, on 4-6 October 2013. On Saturday 5 October, […]


5 October 2013: Food ship re-enactment, Dublin

On 27 September 1913, the SS Hare arrived in Dublin from Liverpool, bringing food for thousands of starving trade unionists and their families. It was the […]


26-27 September 2013: The story of the Lockout: Liberty Hall installation

The final two banners of the Liberty Hall wrap around, depicting scenes from the 1913 Lockout, were unfurled on Thursday 26  and Friday 27 September. The […]


26-27 September 2013: Conference: A decade of commemoration, 1913-1923: The role of local authorities

On 26-27 September the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht organised a conference in Listowel, Co. Kerry, on the theme ‘A decade of commemoration, […]


26 September 2013: ‘Dublin Divided’ exhibition, Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane

Dublin Divided: September 1913 
Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane is pleased to present the exhibition, Dublin Divided: September 1913, marking the centenary of the […]



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