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Historical Walking Tours of Grangegorman


Saturday, June 3, 2023, 12:30 - 15:30   |  
12.30-13.30 | 14.30-15.30


Meeting point: Grangegorman Lower, the concourse outside the East Quad


Free but ticketed

Join Grangegorman Histories for a guided historical walking tour of the Grangegorman site as part of the Revealing Grangegorman celebratory event.

Grangegorman Histories is taking part in Revealing Grangegorman, a celebratory event organised by GDA, along with TU Dublin, HSE and Workday. The programme runs over two days, on 2-3 June, and it includes a series of free activities for adults and children of all ages.

Grangegorman Histories will deliver two talks and two walking tours. Details and links to book your free tickets can be found here below. We hope to see you there!

About the walking tour:

In the past 250 years, Grangegorman, on the northside of Dublin city centre, has been the site of a workhouse, a hospital, a prison and it is now integrating back into the city as a health and education campus for the HSE, TU Dublin and the local community. The historical buildings of Grangegorman stand as architectural monuments to its past and complex history. In this guided tour by local historian Ciaran Wallace, we will explore the histories between the eleven protected structures and share some of those histories.

Saturday, 3 June
Tour 1: 12.30-13.30 Book Tickets
Tour 2: 14.30-15.30 Book Tickets
Meeting point: see it on the map 

Grangegorman Histories is a public history programme of research and shared discovery of the Grangegorman site and surrounding communities. Founding partners: Dublin City Council, Grangegorman Development Agency, HSE, Local Communities, National Archives, Royal Irish Academy and TU Dublin. Subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date with our activities.

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