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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 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!
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.
Conserving Your Dublin Period House: Spring 2017
The Irish Georgian Society and Dublin City Council have assembled a team of conservation experts to present a series of talks on the history and significance of Dublin's period houses and practical advice on their conservation.
IGS Architectural Conservation Awards 2017
The Irish Georgian Society invites applications for conservation projects and also for its Original Drawings Awards for an historic building or structure. The closing date for applications is 12pm on Friday 28th April 2017.
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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IGS Architectural Conservation Awards 2017

Clockwise from top left: Guildhall, Derry/Londonderry (Winner 2014), Vincent Coleman’s Boyle Mill (Winner 2014), Blackrock Further Education Institute (Winner 2014), The Royal Belfast Academical...

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Limerick Chapter Christmas Party

On Thursday the 1st of December last, the Limerick Chapter of the Irish Georgian Society opened the Christmas season with a fundraising Christmas party. The event was held in The Georgian House, No....

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2016: Our Year in Review

Another year has flown by, and in 2016 the Irish Georgian Society were thrilled to see conservation projects supported through the Society come to fruition as well as a packed calendar of members...

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