Culture Night 2019 at Royal Irish Academy
Do you want to visit a lesser-known Georgian gem? Learn about Irish towns and cities, Irish lives across the centuries and an important historic library collection? Then this Culture Night 2019, explore where the Royal Irish Academy is based and what they do with a visit to Academy House.
Find out about its rich history and unique library collections in the Dawson Street hidden gem. View the latest exhibition ‘Discovering Thomas Moore’, browse the pop-up bookshop and learn about the Academy’s academic research work.
Find your place and delve into the maps and texts from the Irish Historic Towns Atlas project. Learn how dictionaries are made with the Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge and DMLCS. Explore the great and the good with the Dictionary of Irish Biography. Discover wonderful online collections with the Digital Repository of Ireland. Everyone is welcome!