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The vision of the Irish Georgian Society is to conserve, protect and foster an interest and a respect for Ireland’s architectural heritage and decorative arts.

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Conservation Grants Scheme 2016
The Irish Georgian Society, through the support of its London Chapter, is pleased to announce an open call for applications to its Conservation Grants Scheme 2016. Now in its third year, the Grants Scheme aims to provide financial support for works to structures of significant architectural merit.
Irish Georgian Society - Buildings Conservation Fund 2015
In October 2015, the Irish Georgian Society launched a Buildings Conservation Fund of $250,000 to support five important conservation projects where emergency repairs are required. Watch our video which outlines the projects we are supporting.
Restoration of the City Assembly House PHASE 2
A short video outlining the second phase of development of the City Assembly House can be seen here.
City Assembly House - a history
Built by the Society of Artists in the 1760s and '70s, the City Assembly House has since served as Dublin's City Hall, as the founding home of the Conservatory of Music, and as a museum. Today it is being restored as the new home of the Irish Georgian Society
Restoring the City Assembly House
Through the generous fundraising and donations of Irish Georgian Society members, the conservation and restoration of the City Assembly House has progressed to Phase 2.
Belline rustic temple lodge, Piltown, Co. Kilkenny
Collapse of 'At Risk' protected structure of national importance

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27.01.2016

Conservation Grants Scheme 2016

 

Irish Georgian Society Conservation Grant Scheme 2016

The Irish Georgian Society, through the support of its London Chapter, is pleased to announce an open call for applications to its...

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27.01.2016

Dublin Chinese New Year: Fashion in China

Dublin Chinese New Year: Fashion in China
Until now, the language barrier has limited the English-speaking world’s access to China’s fashion world. Irish-born fashion curator and writer Gemma A....

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21.01.2016

Morning Walking Tour of the Docklands

On a fresh January morning, a group of us assembled at the Waterways Ireland Visitors Centre for Joseph Lynch's walking tour of the Docklands.

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23.12.2015

2015: Our Year in Review

2015 has been a year of highlights for the Irish Georgian Society!

In March, the Society co-sponsored a symposium to mark the wondrous Ireland: Crossroads of Art and Design 1690-1840 exhibition...

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