Castlecomer Discovery Park, in Co Kilkenny. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

GET BACK TO NATURE Dublin City Farm St Anne’s Park, Raheny; free; Dublin County Council’s first urban farm has only been open(...)

The National Print Museum  collaborated with the National Library of Ireland to reproduce a replica series of an original surviving suffrage protest poster. The poster was printed letterpress on the Museum’s Vandercook press by graphic artist Mary Plunkett, and the commemorative replica was made up of a limited edition of 500 posters. Prints are available to purchase from the National Print Museum.

Irish women have often suffered from limited historical representation in the material and visual records displayed in our museums. As a museum colle(...)

Cherub and sphinx statue in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles near Paris.

If you’ve travelled abroad this summer, you may have handed over some of your hard-earned cash at one of the world’s leading tourist attractions. You (...)

Full size replicas of the 1916 Proclamation are being printed at the National Print Museum as part of Printfest

Steven Spielberg’s film The Post is a forthright statement about the importance of journalism, with particular contemporary urgency, but its exci(...)

The doors and basements of Merrion Square, Dublin 2
Downstairs Dublin on Culture Night
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Next Friday night is Culture Night, and here at the Magazine we are doing our bit to bring the capital alive, with some help from our friends in Th(...)

Hannah Gilmartin (20)  English literature and classical civilisation, TCD There were days I didn’t want to go and days I played minesw(...)

When the graphic designer and artist Jan de Fouw, who has died aged 85, first arrived in Dublin from his native Netherlands in 1951, his skills were i(...)

Con Devlin, who has died aged 79, was a master printer and typesetter. He had served a rigorous apprenticeship as a Monotype keyboard operator. Yet by(...)

Nico Hatron and Fiona Hatron-Byrne with their children Kiran (9) and Harry (19 months), at Cabinteely, Co Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

Overprotective parents are the butt of the joke in an advert released by St John Ambulance in the UK this summer that depicts a boy receiving a pre(...)

Kelly Saunders (5) from Tallaght with “Viking” Ros Crammond at the launch of World Book Day. Photograph: Alan Betson

Vikings are coming back to life to roam the city again for the celebration of the 16th annual World Book Day. Award-winn(...)

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