The recent hot weather saw a number of archaeological remains come to light across the country, but a gorse fire on Bray Head revealed a remnant of the more recent past: a World War Two vintage 'Éire' sign.
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Second in our Blog post series on the five Honorary Members featured in our exhibition 'Prodigies of learning: Academy women in the nineteenth century.' This month we look at Maria Edgeworth,...
Thirty-eight new lives were added to the Dictionary of Irish Biography online in June 2018, our seventeenth online update.
To: Friday, 17 August 2018
Professor Alvin Jackson will open the West Cork History Festival with a keynote address on Carson & Redmond.
To: Friday, 24 August 2018
Visit Academy House during Heritage Week for tours of the building, a Lunchtime Lecture on Robert Boyle and an exhibition on Academy women in the nineteenth century
‘Robert Boyle’s Irish character printing type: how the Irish scientist adopted the Irish/Gaelic typeface’When: Wednesday, 22 August 2018
Heritage Week Lunchtime Lecture by Dr Dermot McGuinne
This Academy Discourse by Professor Chris Bean, School of Cosmic Physics, Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies is the seventh in the series sponsored by Mason Hayes & Curran.
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