Upcoming Heritage Events at the Registry of Deeds

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Registry of Deeds, Kings Inn, Henrietta Street. Image courtesy of Liz D'Arcy.

The King’s Inns Complex today: Courtesy Liz D’Arcy

In the month of September, the Registry of Deeds will be participating in Dublin’s Festival of History, Culture Night, and Dublin City Council Culture Club.  All events will take place virtually and advance booking is required.

Lighthouse Memorials at the Registry of Deeds

Tuesday 15th September, 13.00-14.00

Join the staff of the Registry of Deeds for a lunchtime virtual tour, exploring some of the Registry of Deeds records relating to lighthouses around Ireland’s dramatic coastline. From Galley Head, Co Cork to Fanad Head, Co Donegal and to the Baily Lighthouse located at the south of Howth Head, these memorials date from 1818 to 1873 and shines a light on the property history of the featured lighthouse. This event forms part of Dublin’s Festival of History.

Book via:  https://shining-a-light-lighthouse-memorials.eventbrite.ie/

Property and Poetry at the Registry of Deeds

Friday 18th September 18.00-18.30

This Culture Night join us for a virtual tour delving into the Registry of Deeds records for a night of ‘Property and Poetry’. Explore Memorials that are connected with some of Ireland’s famous and loved poets such as Oscar Wilde and William Butler Yeats. Hear recitals of their poetry, witness original signatures and discover the information that can be found in these Memorials about the poets’ lives. 

Book via:  https://culturenightatregistryofdeeds.eventbrite.ie

Irish Revolutionaries at the Registry of Deeds

Thursday 10th September and Tuesday 29 September at 11.00-12.00

As part of Dublin City Council Culture Club, we will offer a virtual tour discussing Irish Revolutionaries and their connection with the Registry of Deeds. Individuals featured include Theobald Wolfe Tone, Robert Emmet, Pádraig Pearse, Margaret Skinnider and Maud Gonne MacBride

Book via:  https://cultureclubdublin.ticketsolve.com/shows/873621431

Contact heritage@prai.ie if you require any further information about these events.