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'Instituting Grangegorman' podcast launches for Dublin Festival of History 2022Monday, 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.
Grangegorman Histories: Resources for further studyThursday, 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.
Academy Research Open DayMonday, 5 September 2022
Join us on 4 October to learn more about our research projects, library and publications
Grangegorman Histories: Dublin Festival of History podcast launchTuesday, 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...
Revealing Grangegorman – 70 metre artwork inspired by the site’s history begins installationWednesday, 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.
Explore Grangegorman before the institutionsMonday, 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...
Explore Grangegorman's HistoriesTuesday, 24 May 2022
Explore Grangegorman’s Histories with a series of short introductory articles uncovering the histories of Grangegorman.
Watch back the TU Dublin ‘Stages of Memory’ online series of talksThursday, 19 May 2022
In April and May 2022, TU Dublin Conservatoire presented three Thursday talks by leading experts in the histories of Grangegorman. 'Stages of Memory' is supported by Grangegorman Histories.
Grangegorman Lives: Dr Noel BrowneWednesday, 16 March 2022
The next instalment in our Grangegorman Lives series is Dr Noel Browne (1915-1997) physician and politician remembered for his role as Minister for Health in the eradication of TB and his controversial proposal of the ‘...
Grangegorman Lives: Dr Conolly NormanTuesday, 8 February 2022
The next addition to our Grangegorman Lives series is Dr Conolly Norman (1853-1908), psychiatrist and RMS, Richmond District Lunatic Asylum (1886-1908).