23 May 1000 Conference to mark the centenary of the establishment of the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs, now the Department Foreign Affairs and Trade, followed by the launch of the journal Irish Studies in International Affairs at Iveagh House.
Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Simon Coveney, T.D. will address the conference and the plenary will be delivered by Ambassador Geraldine Byrne Nason, MRIA, Permanent Representative of Ireland at the United Nations.
Hosted by the Royal Irish Academy.
Ecumenical Service of Commemoration in St Paul’s Church, Glenageary, to celebrate the memory of the Irish men and women who served in the Allied Forces during World War II and also that of all who served their Countries in WW2, but particularly, to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings.
Hosted by: The Dun Laoghaire Branch of The Royal British Legion
An introduction to Collins Barracks. Join an introductory tour to learn about the history of Collins Barracks, from the 1700s to the present day and its transition from Barracks to Museum, taking in some of the highlights from the Museum’s military history or decorative arts exhibitions.
Admission free, places allocated on a first-come basis 15 minutes before tour starts.
Location: National Museum, Collins Barracks, Dublin
Hosted By: National Museum, (Decorative Arts & History, including Military History)
The Annual Commemoration and Wreath Laying Ceremony will take place at the Irish National War Memorial, Islandbridge, Dublin
hosted by: Royal British Legion (ROI)