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We have created a new exhibition in our museum, to help you pay tribute to those who emigrated from Ireland and make them part of our emigration history. Our new exhibition, The Power of a Name, invites people from all over the world to add their Irish ancestors’ names to our museum.
RTÉ Young Peoples’ Programmes wants your help for an exciting new animation project celebrating great Irish women.
We were delighted to talk about our Techxibit Coding Culture workshops at the Irish Museums Association Education and Outreach Forum which took place in the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks on the 5th July.
What’s more festive than a good singalong? Get into the spirit of the season with your little one and stretch your vocal chords with Christmas songs from around the world in this adorable Tiny Tots session, on Tuesday 10th December.
Joined by historian Dr Sylvie Kleinman, this lecture will explore what lay behind the otherwise elegant facades of Georgian Dublin, to examine the cultural life, and the social, religious and political tensions that defined Dublin from the Williamite War to the eve of the Great Famine. On Thursday 21st November, as part of the Jonathan Swift Festival.
Enjoy a spooky experience at EPIC this Halloween as spirits big (and small) will gather for the inaugural family Samhain festival on Monday 28th October! From turnip carving and creepy creative workshops, to traditional Halloween games and hijinks, expect lots of spine-chilling fun as you immerse yourself in an authentic Halloween experience.