Festival News

We’ve got podcasts! 3 February, 2017

We’ve begun posting the podcasts of our 2016 Festival sessions. Recorded live at the Printworks, Dublin Castle, the podcasts will keep you going as we finalise the lineup for our 2017 programme. We’ll be posting a new episode each week so subscribe using your preferred podcast app and never miss an episode.

2017 Festival dates confirmed 3 January, 2017

We’re delighted to confirm that our 2017 Festival will take place from 29th September to 14th October, at Dublin Castle Printworks, branch libraries, and other venues around the City. We’re working hard on the programme for our 2017 Festival which will include our Family Day at Richmond Barracks on 7th October. To keep up with … Read more

2016 Festival Programme launched 22 August, 2016

We’re delighted to launch our 2016 Festival programme with events in Dublin Castle, and in branch libraries and other venues around the City. This year marks the fourth year of the Festival and, once again, we are pleased to have¬†a¬†stellar line-up of historians with events to suit all ages and interests, this Festival may be … Read more

Podcasts from our 2015 Festival now available 20 July, 2016

The podcasts of our 2015 Festival sessions are now available. Recorded live at the Printworks, Dublin Castle, the podcasts will keep you going as we finalise the lineup for our 2016 programme. You don’t need a Telefunken – you can listen on iOS, Android, or on your PC.

The 2016 Festival – 23rd September to 8th October 15 January, 2016

The 2016 Dublin Festival of History will take place from 23rd September to 8th October (dates to be confirmed) at Dublin Castle, city libraries, and various other venues in the city. We’re working on the programme – sign up for our newsletter (see below) and we’ll let you know how we’re getting on, or keep … Read more

Another great year! 9 October, 2015

Our 2015 Festival wraps up in Raheny Library on 10th October at 3pm, when Steven O’Connor will talk about Revolutionaries in Khaki: Irish Great War veterans in the War of Independence. Thanks to all our speakers and moderators, the Festival Team, and our fantastic audiences for making the 2015 Festival such a great success!