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2016 Events

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

14 November 2016: ‘The 1916 centenaries: an opportune time for reflection’, Belfast City Hall, Belfast

On Monday 14 November 2016 Hedge the Fellowship of the Messines Association hosted a debate in Belfast City Hall on ‘The 1916 centenaries: an opportune […]

13 November 2016: ‘From Gallipoli to the GPO’, Droichead Arts Centre, Stockwell St, Drogheda, Co. Louth

On Sunday 13 November 2016 Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda, Co. Louth, hosted the world premiere of ‘From Gallipoli to the GPO’, by Michael Holohan. Drawing […]

11 November 2016: Armistice Day commemoration, Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin 11

On Friday 11 November 2016  Glasnevin Trust hosted an event to mark Armistice Day, commemorating the end of the First World War. In 2008, Glasnevin Trust and the Commonwealth […]

10-12 November 2016: Ireland 1916-2016: The promise and challenge of national sovereignty’, 2016 Centenary programme national conference, NUI Galway

From Thursday 10 November to Saturday 12 November NUI Galway hosted the a major academic conference at NUIG, entitled Ireland 1916-2016: The Promise and Challenge of […]

8 November 2016: History Ireland ‘Hedge School’: ‘”All changed, changed utterly…”? Ireland 1916-18′, National Library of Ireland, Dublin 2

On Tuesday 8 November 2016 the National Library of Ireland hosted a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate on the subject of Ireland in the aftermath of […]

6 November 2016: Commemorative mass for D Company, 3rd Battalion, Dublin Brigade Irish Volunteers, St Patrick’s Church, Ringsend, Dublin 4E

On Sunday 6 November a commemorative mass took place in St Patrick’s Church, Ringsend, Dublin 4E in memory of members of D Company, 3rd Battalion, […]

5 November 2016: Lecture on ‘Veterans in an emerging state’, Strokestown Park House, Co. Roscommon

On Saturday 5 November Co. Roscommon Historical and Archaeological Society hosted a lecture at  Strokestown Park House by Patrick Hugh Lynch, entitled ‘Veterans in an Emerging […]

4-5 November 2016: Mise Éire? Shaping a nation through design, National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

On Friday 4 and Saturday 5 November the National Museum of Ireland (Decorative arts and history), Collins Barracks, Dublin 7, hosted a two-day conference exploring the […]

3 November 2016: Public meeting to discuss arrangements for Thomas Ashe centenary, Wynn’s Hotel, Dublin 1

On Thursday 3 November 2016 a public meeting to discuss arrangements for the forthcoming centenary of the death of Thomas Ashe was held in Wynn’s Hotel, […]

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 […]

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