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May on our Doorstep: Exploring Local May Customs (04/15/2014)

May on Our Doorstep is a National Museum of Ireland – Country Life project that celebrates the survival of traditional May Day Customs in Ireland.

Celebrating Brian Boru and the Battle of Clontarf (04/08/2014)

The National Museum of Ireland celebrate Brian Boru and the Battle of Clontarf in conjunction with Trinity College Dublin.

Live Performance: The Melodies and Myths of the Vikings and Gaels (04/07/2014)

A unique music and storytelling event to mark the millennium of the battle of Clontarf 1014.

Equipment from Irish experiment carried on Apollo-16 mission arrives in the National Museum of Ireland – Natural History (01/17/2014)

Cosmic ray experiment material used on the Apollo missions to be presented to the National Museum of Ireland.

A Century On: Remembering World War One in Europe (01/16/2014)

A day of talks with renowned historians, discussing the memory and legacy of the seminal event of the 20th century, World War One.

City Of Dublin Winter Solstice Celebration 2013 (12/18/2013)

Slí An Chroí and Complex Productions are delighted to once again produce the 4th annual Dublin Winter Solstice Celebration, now bigger and better than ever.

Minister Deenihan welcomes over 1 Million Visitors to the National Museum of Ireland in 2013 (12/12/2013)

Jimmy Deenihan, T.D., Minister for Arts, Heritage & the Gaeltacht, today welcomed the announcement by the National Museum of Ireland that over one million visitors have been attracted to its four sites in Dublin and Mayo so far this year.

Exhibition Openings (10/10/2013)

- 1913 Lockout: Impact & Aftermath, Banners Unfurled and Lockout: The Tapestry

Mundy inspires artists of the future at the launch of student ‘arts-in-education’ exhibition (10/03/2013)

An exhibition of second level students’ arts-in-education projects, entitled Creative Engagement, being held in the National Museum of Ireland- Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks, Dublin, this Saturday, 5 October, was launched today by musician and songwriter, Mundy.

Over 1 Million Visitors to The National Museum of Ireland – Natural History (08/15/2013)

Press Release - Grant for digitisation of exceptional National Museum historical records (07/23/2013)

Jimmy Deenihan TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, has provided a Departmental grant of €45,000 to enable the digitisation of some of the most important paper-based documents held by the National Museum of Ireland.

R Ó Floinn Appointment - Director (07/03/2013)

The Board of the National Museum of Ireland has announced the appointment of Mr. Raghnall Ó Floinn as Director of the National Museum of Ireland. The appointment follows an international search for a Director to succeed Dr. Patrick Wallace who retired from the post at the end of February 2012.

17th Century Carrick-on-Suir Gold Coin Hoard goes on display (05/31/2013)

Thursday 30th May, 2013 Jimmy Deenihan TD Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht formally opened the display of recently discovered 17th Century gold coins from Carrick-on-Suir. The hoard will go on display in the National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks from today.

PHOTOCALL: Opening of display of 17th century Carrick-on-Suir Gold Coin Hoard (05/29/2013)

Photo Call: Viewing of recovered medieval silver coins and other looted antiquities (05/20/2013)

The National Museum of Ireland is pleased to announce a major success in its effort to protect the national heritage of portable antiquities from the activities of looters.

Rhinoceros horn in the National Museum of Ireland – Natural History (04/18/2013)

NEW ACQUISITION (03/26/2013)

Minister Deenihan Visits National Museum of Ireland to view Recent Coin Find (01/29/2013)

Photo Call Notice: New Exhibition - The Irish and France: Three Centuries of Military Relations (01/14/2013)

Remembering World War One through Music (11/07/2012)

A day of music, talks and activities to commemorate the 94th anniversary of the end of World War One at the National Museum of Ireland, Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7, on Saturday 10th November 2012

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