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The Academy is working on the republication of Tim Robinson’s maps in collaboration with NUI Galway
Enjoy our exhibition virtually while staying safe at home.
A message from our author Sharon Arbuthnot
Did you know that many of our books are available in digital format? Here’s the list.
Ever heard of music bringing everything to life? In early Irish tales, it can – with a little help from the Otherworld. Read more in today's entry on the harp.
What have the French got to do with Irish castles? Find out in today's entry on Irish, Viking and Norman architecture.
What was it like to be foreign in medieval Ireland? Find out in today's entry on incomers and exiles.
Who's the guest no one invited for Hallowe'en? Find out in today's entry on black birds and banshees.
What’s a wicker boat got to do with hair-styles? Find out more about medieval Irish fashion in today's entry.
Why might you need a helmet on a rainy day in Munster? Find out in today's entry on the penetrating misery of an Irish downpour.