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DROP-IN SHOW AND TELL: Material Culture of the Irish Revolution

April 29, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm UTC+0

Colour photo of objects laid out on a table

Between the Easter Rising of 1916 and the end of the Civil War in 1923 Ireland experienced a political and military struggle that led to the foundation of the Irish Free State.

To mark the centenary of the end of the Civil War, Dave Swift of Claíomh will give a drop-in living-history demonstration of the material culture of the Irish revolution. No booking required. Just pop into our Education Room on the second floor of the Museum between 11am and 1pm.

This event has been curated as part of Galway City Council’s Decade of Centenaries Programme 2023 with funding from the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media.

Suitable for all ages

[Image: Dave Swift, Claíomh]


April 29, 2023
11:00 am - 1:00 pm UTC+0
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