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Public Tour: World War Ireland Exhibition Camchuairt Phoiblí: Taispeántas ar an gCogadh Domhanda in Éirinn

  • Start / Tús:
  • 14.01.16
  • End / Críoch:
  • 02.12.16
  • National Library of Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin 2

Public tour of the exhibition World War Ireland: Exploring the Irish Experience.

Camchuairt phoiblí den taispeántas World War Ireland: Exploring the Irish Experience.

The tour will showcase material from the National Library of Ireland’s collection of letters, diaries, recruiting posters, newspaper reports, cartoons, handbills and leaflets dating from 1914-1918.

Running from November 2014 through to 2018, the exhibition draws on the NLI’s collections and focuses on the unique aspects of the Irish WWI experience. With original artefacts, firsthand personal accounts and eyewitness testimony, World War Ireland brings visitors dramatically inside the lives of those who experienced WWI. In 2016, the NLI will highlight Irish involvement in the Battle of the Somme within the exhibition.

The exhibition is located at No 2/3 Kildare Street.

Public tours of the exhibition will take place on the second Thursday of each month during 2016. The tour schedule will commence on Thursday, January 14, and will take place on February 11, March 10, April 14, May 12, June 9, July 14, August 11, September 8, October 13, November 10 and December 8 during 2016.

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Taispeánfar sa chamchuairt ábhar ó bhailiúchán Leabharlann Náisiúnta na hÉireann de litreacha, dialanna, póstaeir earcaíochta, tuairiscí nuachtáin, cartúin, lámhbhillí agus bileoga eolais idir 1914-1918.

Beidh an taispeántas ar siúl ó mhí na Samhna 2014 go dtí 2018, dírítear sa taispeántas ar bhailiúcháin na Leabharlainne Náisiúnta agus ar ghnéithe sainiúla den taithí ar Chogadh Domhanda I in Éirinn. Le hiarsmaí bunaidh, cuntais phearsanta ón mbunfhoinse agus scéalta ó dhaoine a chonaic na heachtraí iad féin, tugann World War Ireland cuairteoirí ar thuras drámata isteach i saol na ndaoine a bhí páirteach i gCogadh Domhanda I. In 2016, tarraingeoidh Leabharlann Náisiúnta na hÉireann aird sa taispeántas ar an mbaint a bhí ag Éire le Cath an Somme.

Tá an taispeántas lonnaithe ar Uimh. 2/3 Sráid Chill Dara.

Beidh camchuairteanna poiblí den taispeántas ar siúl ar an dara Déardaoin de gach mí i rith 2016. Tosóidh sceideal na camchuairte ar an Déardaoin, 14 Eanáir, agus beidh sé ar siúl an 11 Feabhra, 10 Márta, 14 Aibreán, 12 Bealtaine, 9 Meitheamh, 14 Iúil, 11 Lúnasa, 8 Meán Fómhair, 13 Deireadh Fómhair, 10 Samhna agus 8 Nollaig i rith 2016.

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