Tag Archive | Kilmainham Gaol

LGBT+ history of Ireland at Dublin Festival of History 2020

LGBT+ history of Ireland at Dublin Festival of History 2020

An event exploring of ‘The Queer history of Kilmainham Gaol’ returns to the Dublin Festival of History 2020 line-up, taking place on Saturday, 12th September. A festival favourite, this tour has consistently booked out over recent years. This special ‘virtual’ tour of Kilmainham Gaol will focus of the lives of lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender […]

Dublin Festival of History explores untold LGBT+ stories

Dublin Festival of History explores untold LGBT+ stories

Dublin Festival of History to explore untold stories from LGBT+ Communities Drawing on histories that were previously swept under the carpet, the Dublin Festival of History will celebrate the lesser-known stories of the city’s LGBT+ communities as part of this year’s varied programme of events. The Festival will see over 150 walks, tours, exhibitions, and talks, taking […]

Dublin Festival of History: 24th Sept to 7th Oct – Queer History Tour of Kilmainham Gaol on 29th Sept

Dublin Festival of History: 24th Sept to 7th Oct – Queer History Tour of Kilmainham Gaol on 29th Sept

The sixth annual Dublin Festival of History (Féile Na Staire Baile Átha Cliath) is taking place from 24th September to 7th October, with over 140 FREE history events in venues across the city. On 29th September, there will be a Queer History Tour of Kilmainham Gaol by Brian Crowley. The tour is going to focus on the lives […]

Tour Review: The Gravedigger Bus Tour

Tour Review: The Gravedigger Bus Tour

For the spooky season that’s in it, Alan Lambert hops on The Gravedigger Bus Tour, and gets more than he bargained for! Heading for The Gravedigger Bus Tour, I was aware that the advertisements promise all kinds of creepy experiences, so I was sceptical about whether I would enjoy this evening or not.