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8 December 2016: Finding a voice: Dermot Bolger at the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

On 8 December 2016 the National Museum of Ireland, and Poetry Ireland hosted an evening of performance, music and conversation to mark Dermot Bolger’s residency at […]


6 December 2016: ‘Published in 1916: James Joyce’s ‘A portrait of the artist as a young man’, National Library of Ireland Dublin 2

On Tuesday 6 December 2016 the National Library of Ireland, Kildare St, Dublin 2, hosted a public lecture by Prof. Hans Walter Gabler (Munich). The National […]


6 December 2016: Joint launch of ‘Proclaiming a Republic’ and National Museum Historical Collections Online, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

On 6 December 2016, the National Museum of Ireland launched online a sample of 10,000 records covering a range of topics and object types from […]


6 December 2016: Launch of ‘Frongoch and 1916: Recreating a lost landscape’, National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

On Tuesday 6 December 2016 the National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts and History, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7, hosted the launch of a new […]


Dublin Public Libraries exhibition: ‘Dublin remembers: Stories from the Somme’, 22 Oct-23 Dec 2016

On Friday 21 October 2016 the Lord Mayor of Dublin Brendan Carr launched the exhibition ‘Dublin Remembers: Stories from the Somme’ in Dublin City Library […]


Major National Gallery of Ireland exhibition: ‘Creating history’, 8 October 2016-15 January 2017

From 8 October 2016 to 15 January 2017 the National Gallery of Ireland will host the major exhibition Creating history: stories of Ireland in art. This […]


New exhibition on the Catholic Church and 1916: ‘Ministry, advocacy and compassion’, Pro-Cathedral, Dublin 1

On Friday 23 September 2016 Minister for Education Richard Bruton TD and the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Dublin, Diarmaid Martin, launched a new audio-visual exhibition […]


30 September-1 October 2016: James Fintan Lalor Autumn School: ‘1916: Looking back, looking forward’, Portlaoise, Co. Laois

On Friday 30 September and Saturday 1 October 2016 the fourth annual James Fintan Lalor Autumn School, entitled ‘1916: Looking back, looking forward, took place […]


23 September-8 October 2016: Dublin Festival of History

The 2016 Dublin Festival of History took place from 23 September to 8 October 2016. The festival, which is managed by Dublin Public Libraries, was […]


17-18 September 2016: Spike Island 1916, ‘Aud’ and War of Independence prisoners commemoration weekend, Spike Island, Cork Harbour

On Friday 17 and Saturday 18 September 2016 Spike Island, Cork Harbour, hosted a commemorative weekend exploring the history of Spike Island during the Irish […]


9 September-7 October 2016: ‘Commemorating 1916’ exhibition, Pearse Museum, Dublin 16

From 9 September 2016 onwards the Pearse Museum, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16, hosted an exhibition entitled ‘Commemorating 1916: An exhibition of work by students of the […]


3 August 2016: Opening of ‘Sir Roger Casement: voice of the voiceless, National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7

On 3 August 2016 an exhibition entitled ‘Sir Roger Casement: voice of the voiceless’, opened at the National Museum of Ireland (Decorative Arts and History), Collins Barracks, Dublin […]


3 August 2016: Special event to commemorate Roger Casement, Casement Aerodrome, Baldonnel, Co. Dublin

On Wednesday 3 August 2016 a special event took place in the Casement Aerodrome in Baldonnel, Co. Dublin, between 11 am and 5 pm to […]


‘Fit as fiddles and hard as nails’: Irish soldiers’ voices from the Great War

To mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, the library of Trinity College Dublin has digitised diaries, letters and memoirs from the First World […]


5 July 2016: Michael Mallin commemoration, Dun Laoighaire Town Hall, Co. Dublin

On Tuesday 5 special event was hosted to remember Michael Mallin. one of the executed leaders of the Easter Rising, after whom Dun Laoghaire Station […]



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