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Sacred Places

By Dr Myles Campbell, Collections and Research    ‘Sacred places are protected from spoliation; they are steeped in the hopes and sufferings of those who have fought for them. And they belong to others who are yet to be.’ Roger Scruton Working in Collections and...

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A Snapshot of Events: Hosting EU Presidencies

By Christiaan Feehan, Event Manager   Did you know the Hibernia Conference Centre is for the most part a subterranean complex? It’s also one of the more modern additions to the upper courtyard in Dublin Castle, constructed as it was in the late 1980s in...

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The Dublin Castle Events Office Says Hello!

By Christiaan Feehan, Event Manager     People often remark what an amazing place Dublin Castle must be to work in, and it’s something you could easily take for granted, so I consciously make an effort to look around and take a moment to take it in. I...

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Welcome to the Dublin Castle Blog!

Our new website is the perfect opportunity to launch a blog which will allow us to share with you the many stories from the Castle. We hope that you will enjoy the behind-the-scenes look at what we do across a wide range of departments. The diversity of our activities...

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