News - Developments
Office of Public Works recruiting up to 250 staff over the next 12 months
20 Sep 2022
The Office of Public Works (OPW) are recruiting up to 250 staff, including a large number of high-value civil and structural engineering roles, over the next 12 months....
Indefinite closure of Dublin Writers Museum
25 Aug 2022
Dublin Writers Museum is due to close indefinitely, following an assessment carried out for Fáilte Ireland in 2020....
Little Museum of Dublin allocated over €1million from Fáilte Ireland
25 Aug 2022
Fáilte Ireland has announced (23 August) the award of funding of €1.03million under their Grant Scheme for Large Tourism Projects to the Little Museum of Dublin....
National Museum of Ireland's Natural History Museum reopens
10 Aug 2022
Following a two-year closure for renovations, the Natural History Museum in Dublin has now reopened its ground floor exhibitions....
Launch of Photo Museum Ireland
28 Jun 2022
Gallery of Photography Ireland, founded in 1978, is establishing Ireland’s first permanent museum for contemporary photography as Photo Museum Ireland, reflecting the significant evolution of its remit....
Proposals for National Centre for Research and Remembrance approved
30 Mar 2022
The Irish Government has approved proposals for a National Centre for Research and Remembrance to be located on the site of the former Magdalen Laundry on Sean MacDermott Street in Dublin....
New website for Carlow County Museum
4 Jan 2022
Coinciding with the 48th anniversary of the museum’s opening, Carlow County Museum launches a brand-new website to enhance the end-user's experience....
Permanent closure of Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum
25 Aug 2021
Following its temporary closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Quinnipiac University has announced the permanent closure of Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum, Músaem An Ghorta Mhóir....
Enhancement project underway at National Museum in Mayo
7 Aug 2021
The National Museum of Ireland - Country Life to enhance and extend the entrance lobby and visitor welcome point at Turlough Park, Castlebar....