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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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Mechanical and Electrical Study Day: Engineering the Past to Meet the Needs of the Future
A study day presented by the Irish Georgian Society and the Department of Arts, Heritage, Gaeltacht, Rural and Regional Affairs, in association with the CIF Register of Heritage Contractors on Tuesday 13th June 2017 at Russborough, County Wicklow.
Conservation without Frontiers Summer School: North-West Ulster, 7-10 June 2017
The Ulster Architectural Heritage Society and the Irish Georgian Society have partnered for a Cross-Border Summer School taking place in Derry and Donegal from 7-10 June 2017. Tickets now available! Download the full programme from the link above.
City Assembly House Capital Campaign
Our campaign has raised €1.15 million to date, meaning that we are 77% of the way toward reaching our goal of €1.5million! Can you help us reach our target? You can make a donation to the CAH, an important civic building in Dublin.
Collection of Irish Georgian Society miniatures on display at Castletown
A longstanding member has donated a collection of Irish miniatures to the IGS which has recently gone on public display in the Print Room at Castletown.
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.

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City Assembly House update - May 2017


Building works have started in the City Assembly House which, on completion, will see the revitalisation of the building as a major cultural venue in Dublin’s historic core. The building will...

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Lismore Opera Festival, 1st to 4th June 2017

Now in its 8th year, the festival will feature two performances of Gaetano Donizetti’s comic opera, L’Elisir d’Amore in its 500 seater pop up opera house on Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd of June,...

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Limerick Chapter: Tour of Abbey Leix House

Abbey Leix: A rare opportunity to visit & lunch at this splendid house 

You are invited to join the Limerick Chapter of the Irish Georgian Society on a tour of Abbey Leix House in Co. Laois. This...

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