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2015 Events

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

17 November 2015: ‘Sources for the 1916 Rising at Dublin City Library & Archive’, Dublin City Library and Archive, Pearse St, Dublin 2

On Tuesday 17 November Dublin Public Libraries hosted a free seminar from 10am-1 pm focusing on material relating to 1916 Rising in Dublin City Library […]


16 November 2015: Galway launch of ‘Letters of 1916’ project, NUI Galway

On Monday 16 November the Galway launch of the Letters of 1916 project took place in NUI Galway. The project was originally set up to […]


14 November 2015: History Ireland ‘Hedge School’: ‘The people of 1916’, Dublin Book Festival, Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin 8

On Saturday 14 November a History Ireland Hedge School debate on ‘The people of 1916’ took place as part of the Dublin Book Festival. In conversation […]


14 November 2015: ‘Gallipoli: perspectives’, National Library of Ireland, Kildare St, Dublin 2

On Saturday 14 November 2015 the National Library of Ireland hosted a seminar offering five differing perspectives on the Gallipoli campaign. The speakers are, His Excellency  Necip […]


14 November 2015: ‘Reflections on the Revolution in Ulster’, Ó Fiaich Library and Archive, Armagh

On Saturday 14 November the Cardinal Ó Fiaich Library and Archive, Armagh, hosted a one-day conference entitled ‘Reflections on the Revolution in Ulster: The Irish Volunteers […]


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 […]


11 November 2015: Remembrance Day Commemoration, Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin 11

On 11 November 2015 Glasnevin Trust hosted a sequence of events to mark Remembrance Day, commemorating the armistice that ended the First World War. In 2008, […]


8 November 2015: Irish government represented at Remembrance Sunday services in Dublin and Enniskillen

On Sunday 8 November the annual Remembrance Day Service took place in Saint Patrick’s Cathedral. The service was attended by President Michael D. Higgins, and […]


7 November 2015: History Ireland ‘Hedge School’: ‘1916 outside Dublin’, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal

On Saturday 7 November a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate took place in Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal as part of the Allingham Festival, on the subject is ‘1916 […]



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