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Conference Irish Women and the Vote: Suffrage and Citizenship (05/06/2008)

In light of the forthcoming Lisbon Referendum, the rights of Irish citizens to vote and shape Ireland’s future is extremely topical and makes an upcoming conference at the National Museum on suffrage and citizenship a timely and important event.

Departure of the Sea stallion Dublin’s Viking Warship (05/01/2008)

What? Why not join us at the National Museum, Collins Barracks to pay a final farewell to this Viking Warship before she sets sail for Denmark

Scouts100 - An Exhibition Celebrating 100 Years of Scouting in Ireland (04/15/2008)

A new exhibition entitled "Scouts100 - living the Adventure” opens to the public on Sunday 20th April at 2.00pm The National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7.

AT THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF IRELAND (04/05/2008)

The Grafton Academy of Dress Designing in Association with The National Museum of Ireland celebrates its 70th Anniversary with a Fashion Show, which will be held in The Riding School, Collins Barracks on Saturday 5th April 2008 at The National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7.

Book Launch: Scabbards and Sheaths from Viking and Medieval Dublin by Esther Cameron (03/28/2008)

Dr. Pat Wallace, Director of the National Museum of Ireland, is pleased to announce the launch of Scabbards and Sheaths from Viking and Medieval Dublin, an illustrated catalogue of the Museum’s decorated leather scabbards, recovered from the Wood Quay excavations. The scabbards once contained Viking Swords and the sheaths contained Anglo-Norman knives.

Two Day Craft and Daily Life Viking Event (03/28/2008)

The National Museum of Ireland in conjunction with Viking Age Craft and Combat Re-enactors present a Two Day Craft and Daily Life Viking Event on the 29th and 30th March 2008 at The National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History,Collins Barracks, Dublin 7.

Two Day Craft and Daily Life Viking Event (03/28/2008)

The National Museum of Ireland in conjunction with Viking Age Craft and Combat Re-enactors present a Two Day Craft and Daily Life Viking Event on the 29th and 30th March 2008 at The National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks, Dublin 7.

Féile na Tuaithe (01/28/2008)

Here comes the Summer and families countrywide are looking for day trips and places to go. Féile na Tuaithe - Turlough Park at the National Museum of Ireland - Country Life in Castlebar, Co. Mayo has got to be the best fun and best value festival around.

Viking Ship Archaeology Lecture Series (01/16/2008)

Viking Ports & Docklands Public Lecture at 6.30 pm in The Palatine Room, 17th January 2008

Franciscan Faith: Sacred Art in Ireland 1600-1750 (11/12/2007)

A new exhibition entitled “Franciscan Faith: Sacred Art in Ireland 1600-1750” opens to the public on Thursday the 15th November at The National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, Dublin 7.

(12/03/2005)

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