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From TheJournal.ie 'It’s more about life than death' - Behind the scenes at Glasnevin Cemetery A Living History This post contains images

'It’s more about life than death' - Behind the scenes at Glasnevin Cemetery

Historian Conor Dodd talks to us about the enduring appeal of the place where 1.5 million people have been laid to rest.

From TheJournal.ie Do you know anything about Ireland's secret War of Independence caves? Hidden History

Do you know anything about Ireland's secret War of Independence caves?

An archaeologist in Sligo has identified 35 used to hide people and ammunitions and needs your help to find more.

From TheJournal.ie Glasnevin historian Shane MacThomais dies RIP This post contains videos

Glasnevin historian Shane MacThomais dies

Colourful tour guide, passionate about preservation of cemetery’s legacy, passed away yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Royal Irish Academy appoints first woman president in 229 years Historian

Royal Irish Academy appoints first woman president in 229 years

The academy appointed its second female chief executive in November 2013.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Objects can tell us startling stories about our history - we should cherish them Read Me This post contains images

Column: Objects can tell us startling stories about our history - we should cherish them

Ireland is lucky to have so many national treasures that reveal our shared past; we should be proud and share them with the world, says Ruth Hegarty.

PIC: Cats… ruining people’s lives since the 15th century

This is why they can’t have nice things.