Home » Press Releases » Exciting Programme of Events Lined Up for Culture Night at the National Library of Ireland
September 17, 2014
Exciting Programme of Events Lined Up for Culture Night at the National Library of Ireland


Tuesday, 16th September 2014

The National Library of Ireland (NLI) today (16.09.14) announced its programme of events for Culture Night 2014.

The nationwide cultural event has grown significantly, and for this year’s celebration the NLI has planned a fun-filled evening, packed with activities for all ages including public talks, exhibition tours, music and supper.

Speaking ahead of Culture Night, Bríd O’Sullivan, Learning and Outreach at the NLI, said: “Every year we are delighted to welcome hundreds of visitors to the National Library of Ireland for Culture Night. It is a great opportunity for all to be reminded of the fantastic cultural facilities that we have here in Dublin and nationwide. We are thrilled to be a part of this year’s programme of events and we hope all of our visitors thoroughly enjoy their evening.”

Highlights of the National Library of Ireland’s Culture Night 2014 programme of events include:

Another special addition to the evening will be a series of 30 minute “Walk and Talks” by award-winning social documentary photographer, Gerry Andrews, of his exhibition ‘Shaped by History – Photographs of Limerick in the 1970’s’. This will take place at the National Photographic Archive in Temple Bar at 6, 7, 8 and 9pm.

Culture Night will take place this Friday, 19th September 2014. The NLI buildings on Kildare Street and the National Photographic Archive, Temple Bar will be open to the public from 5pm to 11pm. Admission is free of charge.

For more information, visit www.nli.ie


Contact: Emma Walker, DHR Communications 01 4200580 / 085 7279039

Notes to Editors:

The mission of the National Library of Ireland is to collect, preserve, promote and make accessible the documentary and intellectual record of the life of Ireland and to contribute to the provision of access to the larger universe of recorded knowledge.  It is open, free of charge, to all those who wish to consult the collections for material not otherwise available through the public library service or an academic library. The Genealogical Office, the Office of the Chief Herald in Kildare Street, and the National Photographic Archive in Temple Bar are all part of the National Library.


posted by:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required


Contact Us

    By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website.