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# bram-stoker - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Step inside the headquarters of Ireland's Freemasons

It’s one of the most unique buildings in Dublin.

# bram-stoker - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

From mummified bodies to a civil service desk job, this was Bram Stoker's Dublin

We explored the connections the author of Dracula has to Ireland’s capital.

# bram-stoker - Sunday 22 October, 2017

How a former Riverdance star is turning Dracula into a mysterious stranger

A new play premiering next week ignores the usual Dracula tropes, making the story even more eerie.

# bram-stoker - Monday 31 October, 2016

Upside-down world of Macnas to take over Dublin this evening

Spectators will get closer than ever to the spooktacular street performance in special twilight parade.

# bram-stoker - Sunday 30 October, 2016

'Samhain was an obvious time to commemorate the dead'

A historian talks us through some Halloween traditions, from preparing the house for spirits to trick or treating.

Spooky card tricks and scary snakes: what's your Halloween party turn?

Irish performance artists Grim Squeaker and Kitty Le Roux share theirs with us.

# bram-stoker - Saturday 29 October, 2016

From the vaults to the resurrections: Best horror movies to watch this Halloween

Please don’t make us watch alone.

# bram-stoker - Friday 28 October, 2016

8 family festivals to hit up this Halloween

Fiercesome (mostly) free fun.

# bram-stoker - Thursday 27 October, 2016

The painless man and reptile queen: Meet one of Ireland's more unusual power couples

Kitty le Roux and Grim Squeaker are part of Bleedin’ Deadly, and plan to give you a bit of a scare this Halloween.

# bram-stoker - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

The making of Dracula: How Bram Stoker's 'in-betweener' status inspired horror

Being a middle-class Anglican in Victorian Dublin helped Stoker create one of literature’s most monstrous characters.

# bram-stoker - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Ireland's oldest library needs help to fix famous books, including one by Isaac Newton from 1686

Marsh’s is an Enlightenment-era library, and has thousands of books that need some form of conservation work.

# bram-stoker - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Dracula's legacy: How the 'Irish-born' vampire kicked off horror films

Dracula is the most enduring horror character – but why do we love him so much?

# bram-stoker - Monday 2 September, 2013

Drumroll please: And the new bridge in Dublin city will be called…

The decision on the name of the Marlborough Street bridge was made by councillors at a meeting of Dublin City Council tonight.

# bram-stoker - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

17 become 10: Here are the possible names for Dublin's new bridge

Tony Gregory, Oscar Wilde and Jonathan Swift are among the names dropped from the remaining options.

# bram-stoker - Saturday 27 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge 6 ways Ireland is seriously spooky Halloween

6 ways Ireland is seriously spooky

Frightening placenames, cholera epidemics that inspired Bram Stoker, and featuring in episodes of Murder She wrote…