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#Little Museum of Dublin

# little-museum-of-dublin - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Pope-a-scopes and John Paul II's in-flight menu: Uncovering the curios of the '79 visit
# Papal Visit
# Papal Visit

Pope-a-scopes and John Paul II's in-flight menu: Uncovering the curios of the '79 visit

Aug 23rd 2018, 7:00 PM 11,263 Views 7 Comments

The visit kick-started a mini-industry of pope-related products.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Saturday 27 January, 2018

How a young woman from Thurles became Ireland's first 'fashion radical'
# Irene Gilbert
# Irene Gilbert

How a young woman from Thurles became Ireland's first 'fashion radical'

Jan 27th 2018, 6:00 PM 32,760 Views 2 Comments

Too little remembered these days, Irene Gilbert was world renowned – counting Princess Grace among her clients.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Heading to Croke Park next weekend? Whet your appetite with a video visit to this 'U2 room'
# A Sort Of Homecoming
# A Sort Of Homecoming

Heading to Croke Park next weekend? Whet your appetite with a video visit to this 'U2 room'

Jul 15th 2017, 8:30 PM 10,245 Views 5 Comments

The display features a life-size sculpture of Bono’s ‘MacPhisto’ character and even a pack of U2 condoms.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Saturday 4 February, 2017

A Dublin photographer has taken these amazing pictures of random, everyday life in Ireland
# Home Is Another Place
# Home Is Another Place

A Dublin photographer has taken these amazing pictures of random, everyday life in Ireland

Feb 4th 2017, 6:30 PM 74,553 Views 34 Comments

Award-winning conflict photographer Seamus Murphy spent a year-and-a-half documenting a side of Ireland all too familiar and yet all too different.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

A museum in Dublin is on the hunt for an original Bosco doll for their latest exhibition
# Check The Attic
From The Daily Edge
# Check The Attic

A museum in Dublin is on the hunt for an original Bosco doll for their latest exhibition

Oct 12th 2016, 7:46 AM 2,534 Views 3 Comments

You might have one hanging around.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Dublin before the internet: weight gain pills, big hair and swimming pools in nightclubs
# Brand New Retro
# Brand New Retro

Dublin before the internet: weight gain pills, big hair and swimming pools in nightclubs

Oct 8th 2016, 8:30 PM 25,307 Views 19 Comments

The exhibit runs in the Little Museum of Dublin until January.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Saturday 6 February, 2016

These gorgeous cartoons will help you easily understand what happened in 1916
# Little Museum
# Little Museum

These gorgeous cartoons will help you easily understand what happened in 1916

Feb 6th 2016, 10:00 AM 16,607 Views 10 Comments

Artist Fergal McCarthy’s work is on show at the Little Museum of Dublin.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Famous Irish movie costumes saved from "dying in an attic" or being dumped
# Robes On Film
# Robes On Film

Famous Irish movie costumes saved from "dying in an attic" or being dumped

Aug 15th 2015, 8:00 PM 18,012 Views 9 Comments

Now they’re going on show in the Little Museum.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Saturday 6 June, 2015

He was Dublin's favourite politician... but today he's a 'forgotten hero'
# Secret History
# Secret History

He was Dublin's favourite politician... but today he's a 'forgotten hero'

Jun 6th 2015, 6:00 PM 23,381 Views 11 Comments

He is described as a “truly self-made man and a heroic figure”.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Sunday 1 February, 2015

A Dublin museum has saved the belongings of one of Ireland's best writers
# FLann O'brien
# FLann O'brien

A Dublin museum has saved the belongings of one of Ireland's best writers

Feb 1st 2015, 9:15 AM 11,174 Views 8 Comments

A civil servant who was a famed author.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Saturday 13 December, 2014

These unpublished photos show familiar Irish faces like you've never seen them before
# From The Archives
# From The Archives

These unpublished photos show familiar Irish faces like you've never seen them before

Dec 13th 2014, 9:15 AM 33,117 Views 34 Comments

Photographer Conor Horgan has gone through his work to pick out the great photos that never saw the light.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Watch: We wish this guy was our history teacher
# Clontarf Revisited
# Clontarf Revisited

Watch: We wish this guy was our history teacher

May 25th 2014, 10:15 AM 12,285 Views 4 Comments

The Battle of Clontarf did not go down exactly as you might have read in primary school.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

The sweetest lamppost art you'll see in Dublin today
# Duck Tales
# Duck Tales

The sweetest lamppost art you'll see in Dublin today

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:09 AM 23,677 Views 24 Comments

It tells the story of the groundskeeper who called a ceasefire during the Easter Rising in order to feed the ducks.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Friday 18 April, 2014

Blood, swords and Iceland: A new way of looking at the Battle of Clontarf
# Battle Cries
# Battle Cries

Blood, swords and Iceland: A new way of looking at the Battle of Clontarf

Apr 18th 2014, 9:30 AM 9,923 Views 1 Comment

Blood, battle cries and graphic art.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Saturday 21 December, 2013

'I was a 10-year-old punk': How music changed one Irish man's life
# Street Style
# Street Style

'I was a 10-year-old punk': How music changed one Irish man's life

Dec 21st 2013, 9:15 AM 14,275 Views 41 Comments

In 1977, Dave Linehan heard the Sex Pistols – and they changed his life.

# little-museum-of-dublin - Monday 22 October, 2012

Open thread: what makes Dublin special?
# Uniquely Dublin
# Uniquely Dublin

Open thread: what makes Dublin special?

Oct 22nd 2012, 1:45 PM 11,203 Views 136 Comments

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