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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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Planning: A Conservation Perspective, Help for those at the Helm
The Irish Planning Institute is partnering with the Irish Georgian Society to provide this continuous professional development seminar on the practical application of the principles of architectural conservation to planning practice.
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

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Merrion Square Open Day

Merrion Square Open Day: Visit the Heart of Georgian Dublin

The Merrion Square Open Day provides a packed programme of Events, Exhibitions and Lectures allowing everyone to explore the rich...

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Carola Peck - RIP

The Irish Georgian Society is saddened to learn of the death, aged 93,  of Carola Peck of Prehen House, Co. Derry/Londonderry, whose funeral will be held on Friday 8th.

Carola (wife of the late...

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Georgian Splendour - Wednesday Walking Tours

Georgian Splendour Walking Tours

Every Wednesday afternoon, there are Georgian Splendour walking tours that leave the IGS Headquarters City Assembly House, the tours are conducted by Dublin...

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Lissen Hall Summer Drinks Party 2014

IGS Members and friends enjoying summer drinks in Lissen Hall in Swords on Saturday 12th July.

Lissen Hall Summer Drinks 2014

Robert O'Byrne, Lady Sheelagh Davis Goff & Sir Robert Goff


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