National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History November on in National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History
Deeds not Words? Assessing a Century of Change
03/11/2018 – 03/11/2018 9am-4.30pm
This conference brings together a of academics, historians and writers to explore changes and advancements in Irish society, particularly for women over the last 100 years since 1918. This was a year that saw significant social change in Ireland, including the end of World War I, the passing of the Representation of People Act and the 1918 elections. The conference poses the question, what has changed for society, since 1918, for better and for worse?
Booking required. Tickets 20 euro or 15 euro at Eventbrite – http://bit.ly/DeedsnotWordsNMI. Conference. Adults.
International Uileann Piping
04/11/2018 – 04/11/2018 3pm & 4pm
Join Na Píobairí Uilleann at Collins Barracks in a special event to mark International Uilleann Piping day. Live performances at 3pm and 4pm. Drop-in, no booking required. Performance. All Ages. Admission Free.
Public Tour: Recovered Voices – Ireland and World War I
11/11/2018 – 11/11/2018 3.30pm-4.15pm
On the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1, join us for a tour of the exhibition Recovered Voices which explores the experience of Irish men and women during World War I. Admission free, places allocated on a first-come basis 15 minutes before tour starts. Tour. All Ages.
Hands on History: Ireland and WW1
11/11/2018 – 11/11/2018 3pm-4pm
On the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1, join our Museum educators in a drop-in handling session for all ages. Explore original and replica objects from the Museum’s collection of objects for handling from the period. No booking required. Drop-in Activity. All Ages. Free Admission.
Science Week: Tour Conservation Studios
15/11/2018 – 15/11/2018 2.30pm-4pm
Go behind the scenes at the Museum and take a tour of the conservation studios. A great opportunity to meet Museum conservators to see and hear about the important work that they do for the conservation of objects in our collections and on exhibition. Booking Required. Tour. Adults & Children 12+. Free Admission.