Original 19th-century penny farthing, €4,000-€6,000, Sheppard’s

Sheppard’s will hold a most interesting sale on Tuesday, March 29th, at its saleroom in Durrow. The auction, Irish Vernacular: Private Collection of C(...)

  An Irish treasure: Bewleys on  Grafton Street. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

In recognition of the day that’s in it and the extended public holiday we’ve been granted to better enjoy the festivities, I thought I would eschew my(...)

Trevor White, director of the Little Museum of Dublin: ‘One of our challenges is to make people look at themselves anew.’ Photograph: Simon O’Connor

Tourism is part of the Irish condition In 2019, more than 11 million people visited Ireland, generating revenue of €5.9 billion. Cultural attractions (...)

Mulligan’s of Poolbeg Street: an old Dublin establishment with plenty of charm. Photograph Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

In my more than 25 years of writing Lonely Planet’s guide to Dublin, the one constant is that Dubliners have little more than a vague familiarity with(...)

The two ancient pillars at the entrance to Kevin Street Garda station. Photograph: Sara Freund

The centuries-old buildings at Kevin Street in Dublin occupied for many years by the Garda Síochána are to be saved for future generations. After man(...)

The 313-year-old Marsh’s Library took to social media to stress that  the Chinese state had provided no funding to an exhibition of Chinese texts and maps. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Marsh’s Library in Dublin took to social media on Thursday to say that its exhibition on China had received no backing from the Chinese state after a (...)

Location manager Eoin Holohan says the production team never took the easy option: ‘Honestly, we never stopped trying to make it look good’ If t(...)

Rare fancy yellow diamond (4.01ct) VS2 with no flourescence fetched  €45,000- 75,000 at Matthews auction

Auction Results Sheppard’s Masterworks Sale Ming vase discovered at a routine valuation in Blarney achieved €610,000 – almost €500,000 over estimate(...)

Sleeper of the Adam’s Asian sale was a Ceylonese ivory casket which sold for €23,000 against an estimate of €1,500- €2,500

Auction results TUESDAY NOVEMBER 5TH John Weldon Temple Bar, Jewellery sale Emerald ring set with diamond shoulders 10.40cts €17,000, antique gold (...)

Presumed Irish, George II Walnut and Rouge Royal marble wine cooler (1740) achieved $43,750 through Sotheby's

Auction results Sotheby’s New York Furniture Silver and Ceramic Sale Irish Silver Salver, John Hamilton $12,500, Rare Irish silver octagonal sugar b(...)

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