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Schools engagement programme 2022

Tuesday, 20 December 2022

In the spring of 2022, Grangegorman Histories engaged with the Dublin 7 Educate Together National School and St Mary’s Primary School to explore different historical themes associated with Grangegorman.

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Grangegorman and the treatment of soldiers' trauma

Thursday, 10 November 2022

Author Eamon Delaney leads the ‘The Lion and the Shamrock’ project which shares some of the legacy of military history of the north Dublin area, including Grangegorman. Here Eamon explores the treatment of soldiers with...

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'Instituting Grangegorman' podcast launches for Dublin Festival of History 2022

Monday, 10 October 2022

‘Instituting Grangegorman’ is the second in the Grangegorman Histories podcast series exploring the histories of the Grangegorman area of north, inner-city Dublin. 

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Grangegorman Histories: Resources for further study

Thursday, 29 September 2022

'Grangegorman Histories: Resources for further study' is a collation of primary and secondary resources relating to the histories of Grangegorman to assist anyone interested in learning more about this area. 

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Grangegorman Histories: Dublin Festival of History podcast launch

Tuesday, 30 August 2022

As part of the Dublin Festival of History, Grangegorman Histories will launch ‘Instituting Grangegorman’ a podcast sharing the history of the original Richmond Lunatic Asylum building, now the recently restored TU...

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Revealing Grangegorman – 70 metre artwork inspired by the site’s history begins installation

Wednesday, 24 August 2022

A 70 metre long artwork is currently being hand painted in Grangegorman to represent details of the stories of patients and staff throughout the site's 200+ years.

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Explore Grangegorman before the institutions

Monday, 13 June 2022

Raymond Gillespie, MRIA is Professor of History at Maynooth University. His main research interest is social change in early modern Ireland. In this article, Professor Gillespie shares the the history of the unusual...

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Explore Grangegorman's Histories

Tuesday, 24 May 2022

Explore Grangegorman’s Histories with a series of short introductory articles uncovering the histories of Grangegorman. 

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