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30 Oct-3 Nov 2018: Louth Libraries Festival of History, various locations, Co. Louth

Between Tuesday 30 October and Saturday 3 November 2018 Louth Public Libraries will hosted a centenary history festival across its branch libraries, exploring the events […]


23 October 2018: ‘Pandemic: Ireland and the Great Flu 1918-19’, Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, Dublin 11

On Tuesday 23 October 2018 Glasnevin Trust and Trinity College Dublin’s School of Histories and Humanities presented a one day conference to mark the centenary of […]


21 October 2018: ‘Women: Their contribution to Irish history and society’, Moylough, Co. Galway

On Sunday 21 October 2018 Moylough Heritage Society in partnership with the Heritage Office of Galway County Council, held a conference on ‘Women: Their contribution […]


14 October 2018: Centenary commemoration of sinking of ‘SS Dundalk’, Dundalk, Co. Louth

On Sunday 14 October 2018 a number of events were held in Dundalk, Co. Louth, to commemorate the sinking of the SS Dundalk on 14 […]


11 October 2018: ‘Chemical weapons, blockades and captivity: How the First World War redefined war norms’, St Mary’s Church, Haddington Road, Dublin 4

On Thursday 11 October 2018 St Mary’s Church, Haddington Road, Dublin 4, hosted a lecture by Heather Jones (UCL), entitled ‘Chemical weapons, blockades and captivity: How […]


18 October 2018: ‘Without any revolution and riots: The quiet collapse of the Habsburg Empire, 1918’, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2

On Thursday 18 October a new six-part public lecture series entitled  ‘1918 and the New Europe’ began at Trinity College Dublin. The lecture series  will hear […]


17 October 2018: Launch of ‘Michael Collins: The man and the revolution’, GPO Witness History, Dublin 1

On Wednesday 17 October 2018 GPO Witness History hosted the launch of Anne Dolan and William Murphy’s Michael Collins: The man and the revolution. Drawing on archives […]


10 October 2018: Official centenary commemoration of the sinking of the RMS Leinster, Dún Laoghaire

On Wednesday 10 October 2018 an official commemoration took place in Dún Laoghaire to mark the centenary of the sinking of the Royal Mail Steamer (RMS) […]


7 October 2018: History Ireland Hedge School: ‘The sinking of the RMS Leinster and the war at sea’, National Maritime Museum, Haigh Terrace, Dún Laoghaire

On Sunday 7 October the National Maritime Museum of Ireland, Haigh Terrace, Dun Laoghaire, hosted a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate on ‘The sinking of the […]


6 October: Seminar on ‘The black flu and the khaki election’, Naas, Co. Kildare

On Saturday 6 October 2018 the 19th Annual Seminar of the County Kildare Federation of Local History Groups took place in the Osprey Hotel, Naas, Co. […]


5 October 2018: History Ireland Hedge School: ‘1918-2018: A century of women’s activism’, Dublin City Hall, Dublin 2

On Friday 5 October Dublin City Hall, Dame St, Dublin 2, hosted a History Ireland ‘Hedge School’ debate entitled ‘1918-2018: A century of women’s activism’. A century ago […]


4 October 2018: Launch of ‘The country house and the Great War’ exhibition, Maynooth University

On Thursday 4 October a new exhibition on ‘The country house and the Great War’ went on display in Maynooth University. The exhibition is curated […]


11 September 2018-31 May 2019: ‘The enemy within: The Spanish Flu in Ireland, 1918-19’, National Museum of Ireland – Country Life, Co. Mayo

From September 2018 onwards the National Museum of Ireland’s ‘Decade of Centenaries’ programme will present an exhibition on the ‘Spanish Flu’ pandemic of 1918-19. Traditionally […]


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 […]



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