Calendar

Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm
12:00 pm
meeting of the Military Heritage of Ireland CLG will be held in Arbor Hill.
Arbor Hill
1:00 pm
The Centre for Cross Border Studies’ Annual Conference will take place on Thursday 23 & Friday 24 February at the Armagh City Hotel. The theme of the conference is “Building and maintaining relationships: within, across and beyond these islands after the Referendum”. The conference will feature keynote speakers and panel …
Armagh City Hotel
7:00 pm
Glasnevin Trust & Trinity College Dublin present a series of lectures: Ireland and the World after the Rising. This particular lecture will be presented by Liz Gillis in the Museum’s Milestone Gallery, Glasnevin Cemetery. Dublin 11 Organised by: Glasnevin Cemetery Trust Booking via the Museum (0)1 882 6550 or booking@glasnevintrust.ie
Glasnevin Cemetery
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
9:00 am
The Community Relations Council (NI) will host the second of three ‘Decade of Centenaries’ discussions. In recent years the Home Rule crisis, the Ulster Covenant, the rise of the labour movement, women and suffrage, the events leading up to outbreak of the First World War, Jutland, the Easter Rising and …
2 Titanic Boulevard
3:00 pm
National Museum Public Tour: Proclaiming a Republic: The 1916 Rising exhibition, looking at some of the highlights of the Museum’s extensive Easter Week collection. Free Admission. No booking required, places allocated on a first-come basis 15 minutes before tour starts. , Tel:
National Museum
10:00 am
National Museum: The Hoard & The Sword: Echoes of the Vikings. This exhibition explores the discovery of a hoard of silver bracelets from Cushalogurt, Kilmeena, and a Viking sword found in the River Moy at Coolcronaun. This is the largest hoard of silver armrings found in Ireland and the sword …
Turlagh Park Museum
7:00 pm
Glasnevin Trust Lecture by Kate O’Malley (RIA): “Women of the Irish Revolution and India: Maud Gonne, Charlotte Despard, Mollie Woods, and the struggle for Indian independence in the 1930s”, in the Museum’s Milestone Gallery, Glasnevin Cemetery. Dublin 11 Organised by: Glasnevin Cemetery Trust Booking: via the Museum
Glasnevin Cemetery
7:30 pm
Lecture: “Leinster’s Sister – The Sinking of RMS Connaught” delivered by Philip Lecane, This event is hosted and organised by Maritime Museum Dun Laoghaire. Booking is Essential for this event. Location: National Maritime Museum of Ireland
National Maritime Museum of Ireland
3:00 pm
National Museum Public Tour: Women of 1916 focusing on key women within the exhibition and the roles women would have played in the rebellion. Free Admission. No booking required, places allocated on a first-come basis 15 minutes before tour starts. . Organised by: National Museum of Ireland
Collins Barracks
6:30 pm
Lecture delivered by Ian Montgomery on ‘The Development of Armoured Warfare in the Great War’, at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI). Organised by: Antrim and Down WFA Branch programme
Public Record Office of Northern Ireland
Mar 10 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Lecture “Belligerent Internment in Ireland, during the Second World War”, Dr Bernard Kelly, Orgnised by: Military History Society of Ireland
Griffith College,
3:00 pm
National Museum – Hands on History. A chance to explore some of the artefacts from the Museum’s collection of objects for handling with Museum educators – a fascinating drop-in handling session. Admission Free. No booking required.
Collins Barracks
Mar 19 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
National Museum – Treasures of the National Museum Take a tour of the iconic treasures in the National Museum, including the ‘Tara’ Brooch and the Ardagh Chalice. No booking required. Places allocated on a first come basis. Wheelchair accessible. Free admission. Kildare Street, Dublin
National Museum of Ireland (Archaeology)
9:00 am
Discussion: The Community Relations Council (NI) third and final of its “Decade of Centenaries” discussions. In recent years the Home Rule crisis, the Ulster Covenant, the rise of the labour movement, women and suffrage, the events leading up to outbreak of the First World War, Jutland, the Easter Rising and …
DiverseCity Partnership
3:00 pm
National Museum Public Tour: Decade of Conflict, exploring the turbulent decade from 1913 – 1923 examining the ordinary Irishmen and women involved in World War I, the 1916 Rising, War of Independence and Civil War. Free Admission. Organised by: National Museum, (Decorative Arts & History, including Military History)
Collins Barracks Dublin.
7:00 pm
The Republic of Ireland Branch of the RAF Association is holding its Annual General Meeting in the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire Organised by: RAF Association (Ireland)
National Yacht Club
Apr 7 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Lecture “From Malahide to Messines: Letters from Flanders of an Irish Soldier to his Mother”, Mr Tom Burke, Griffith College, SCR, Dublin 8 Organised by: The Military History Society
Military History Society of Ireland
2:00 pm
WFA Dublin Branch’s Lecture titled “The Forgotten Soldiers: The story of Prisoners of War In World War One”, by Thomas Murphy, Lecture Theatre, Collins Barracks Dublin. Organised by: Western Front Association (Dublin Branch)
Lecture Theatre Collins Barracks
12:00 pm
1916 Commemoration Ceremony at the GPO Dublin Organised by: Department of An Taoiseach
GPO
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am
10:00 am
Mayo Peace Park Educational Open Day, Castlebar, County Mayo Organised by: Mayo Peace Park
Mayo Peace Park
Apr 29 – Apr 30 all-day
12:00 am
Listowel Military Tattoo Annual event remembering all Irish men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice. During the tattoo there will be Lectures, Parades, Living History Display, Demonstrations and a WW2 street battle
Bridge Road
10:00 am
International Militaria Collectors Fair, . Organised by: International Militaria collectors Club
West County Hotel,
10:00 am
Annual Arbour Hill Commemorative Mass and Wreath Laying Ceremony, Dublin Organised by: The Department of Defence
Arbour Hill,
2:30 pm
Lecture: “Asia and the Great War” by Professor Guoqi Xu (University of Hong Kong), School of History, Room K114 UCD Centre of War Studies
Room K114
8:00 pm
The Tower Museum is a museum on local history in Derry, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland. The museum is located in Union Hall Place, within a historic tower just inside the city walls, near the Guildhall. This is a Lecture – “Lough Foyle NAS” delivered by Guy Warner, Tower Museum, Derry
Union Hall Place,
6:30 pm
Lecture delivered by Gerard O’Meara, titled “’Lorrha (Tipperary) People in the Great War”. Organised by the Antrim and Down WFA Branch Twitter: @WFA_AntrimDown
Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)
12:00 pm
The Annual General Meeting of the Royal Munster Fusiliers Association. All members and non members are invited to attend. This will be the 25th AGM of the RMF Association Organised by: Royal Munster Fusiliers Association
Hibernian Hotel