Articles tagged with: Monaghan County Museum

FROM A WHISPER TO A ROAR – EXPLORING THE UNTOLD STORY OF MONAGHAN 1916

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4 Mar 2016 Comments Off on FROM A WHISPER TO A ROAR – EXPLORING THE UNTOLD STORY OF MONAGHAN 1916
FROM A WHISPER TO A ROAR –  EXPLORING THE UNTOLD STORY OF MONAGHAN 1916

Monaghan 1916, when the whisper of an Irish Republic exploded into a roar following the bombshell of the Rebellion. A never before told story about the lives of Monaghan people caught up in the Rising as well as the Monaghan people who fought in the British Army during the Battle of Somme. This ground breaking exhibition looks at life in the county during this turbulent time and how these violent and chaotic events affected everyone in Monaghan and changed their lives forever. Monaghan County Museum has been working in collaboration ...

HERITAGE COUNCIL RECOGNISES CO MUSEUM’S HIGH STANDARDS

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20 Jul 2012 Comments Off on HERITAGE COUNCIL RECOGNISES CO MUSEUM’S HIGH STANDARDS
HERITAGE COUNCIL RECOGNISES CO MUSEUM’S HIGH STANDARDS

Monaghan Co Museum have been awarded maintenance of full accreditation by the Heritage Council under their Museum Standards Programme for Ireland. The award was made to Monaghan County Museum Curator, Liam Bradley by the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Mr. Jimmy Deenihan at a gala event in Dublin’s Irish Architectural Archive headquarters. The Curator accepted the award on behalf of the entire museum staff, who were present on the day, along with the Chairperson of the Museum Advisory Committee, Maeve Hackett, Acting Co Manager, David Fallon ...