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‘Decade of Centenaries’ events for Culture Night, 21 September 2018

Culture Night 2018 takes place across the island on Friday 21 September, with a vast and diverse range of events pencilled in to take place […]


Decade of Centenaries all-island schools’ history competition 2019

This competition for primary and post-primary schools is sponsored by the Department of Education and Skills, UCC School of History and History Ireland. There are […]


Near FM series: ‘Dublin in 1918’

Dublin in 1918 was a recent series from north Dublin’s Near FM that explored life in the Irish capital a century ago. Presented by Ciarán Murray […]


6 September-26 October 2018: Exhibition: ‘World War One: Ireland’s humanitarian effort’, dlr Lexicon, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin

On Thursday 6 September 2018 Josepha Madigan TD, Minister for Culture Heritage and the Gaeltacht, officially launched a new exhibition entitled World War One: Ireland’s humanitarian […]


‘Decade of Centenaries’ events during Heritage Week, 18-26 2018

Heritage Week 2018 takes place across the state from Saturday 18 to Sunday 26 August, and, as always, features a vast number of events (large […]


29 July-19 October 2018: ‘Votes for Women: Suffrage and Citizenship’, Leinster House, Kildare St, Dublin 2

On Wednesday 20 July the National Museum of Ireland, in collaboration with the Vótáil 100 initiative of the Oireachtas, launched a new exhibition entitled ‘Votes […]


Constance Markievicz portrait presented to UK House of Commons

On Wednesday 18 July 2018  Ceann Comhairle Seán Ó Fearghail presented John Bercow MP, Speaker of the UK House of Commons, with a replica portrait […]


RMS Leinster Centenary Exhibition, National Maritime Museum of Ireland, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, July-December 2018

Between July and December 2018 the National Maritime Museum, Haigh Terrace, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin,  will host the a new exhibition to mark the centenary of […]


Publication of latest Irish Times ‘Century’ supplement, ‘1918: Empires fall, nations rise’, 24 April 2018

On 24 April 2018 The Irish Times published the latest in its ongoing series of supplements on the Decade of Centenaries, entitled 1918: Empires fall, nations […]


Fifth release from Military Service (1916-23) Pensions Collection now available, May 2018

On 11 May 2018 the Military Archives released the fifth instalment in its ongoing release of files from the Military Service (1916-1923) Pensions Collection (MSPC). The MSPC collection […]


Irish Independence Film Collection launched online by IFI

The Irish Film Institute (IFI) have recently launched the Irish Independence Film Collection. Due to the emergence of cine-camera technology in the 1890s, the first three […]


Watch Prof. Alvin Jackson’s lecture ‘Redmond and Carson: Bloodshed, borders and beyond’, delivered at the Royal Irish Academy, 6 Feb. 2018

On 6 March 2018 – the centenary of the death of IPP leader John Redmond – Prof. Alvin Jackson (Edinburgh) gave a lecture in the […]


Wexford County Council: John Redmond exhibition

On 3 March 2018, as part of the centenary commemorations of the death of IPP leader John Redmond, Wexford County Council launched a new exhibition […]


‘Beyond 2022’ project launched in Dublin

On 8 February 2018 a ground-breaking project to digitally recreate the building and contents of the Public Record Office of Ireland, destroyed by fire at Dublin’s […]


Centenary of the death of John Redmond, March 2018

The Irish Parliamentary Party leader John Redmond died on 6 March 1918. To mark the centenary of the death of one of the iconic figures […]



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