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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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Irish Georgian Society announce Building conservation grants
€50,000 worth of grants for building conservation projects have been announced by the Irish Georgian Society (IGS) through its new Conservation Grants Scheme. Funded by the London Chapter of the IGS.
Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown’s Historic Houses: Appreciating & Caring for your Period House
6-week evening conservation course presented by the Irish Georgian Society in the Royal St. George Yacht Club from 7.00pm - 9.30pm on Tuesdays in September & October 2014
Georgian Splendour!
IGS is delighted to announce art historian, writer and guide Arran Henderson of Dublin Decoded. The walk will view the great 18th century residential and public buildings of the area, and discuss their architecture, design, ornament and the development of the Georgian style.
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.
Traditional Building Skills Register
The TBS Register contains craftspeople and professionals with good conservation expertise and who are essential for those working on traditionally built buildings
Belline rustic temple lodge, Piltown, Co. Kilkenny
Collapse of 'At Risk' protected structure of national importance
Robert Adam’s ‘Eating Parlor’, Headfort, Co. Meath
The sole surviving Robert Adam interior in Ireland, restored to mark the 50th anniversary of the IGS

Our Updates

16.09.2014

Upcoming London Chapter Events

London Chapter Events Autumn & Winter 2014

Saturday 11th October

Visit to Elveden Hall, Suffolk

By invitation of the Earl and Countess of Iveagh

 

Sunday 19th October

YIG Visit to...

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05.09.2014

Proposed redevelopment for ESB Headquarters

The Irish Georgian Society has submitted an observation to the recent planning application (3052/14) lodged by the ESB for redevelopment of their HQ premises on Fitzwilliam Street.  Amongst other...

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