Walking Tour: As I Was Going Down Sackville Street
Thursday, 10 October 2019, 5:30 – 6:30am
A walking tour as part of the Dublin Festival History 2019 in partnership with Dublin City Libraries.
A trip to the 1890s, visiting the sites of women's businesses in the heart of commercial Dublin.
The group will meet at the Trinity Long Room Hub before setting off on a walking tour around the city centre. Please note, as spaces are limited, registration is essential.
About your guide
Antonia Hart is a PhD Candidate in the History Department at Trinity College Dublin funded by the Irish Research Council. She is currently researching the experience of Irish women in business from 1850-1922. Her book Ghost Signs of Dublin was published in 2014.
The Dublin Festival History 2019 events are free, open to all and aimed at a general audience. They are part of the Trinity Long Room Hub’s established and extensive public humanities programme which aims to bring the insights of the Arts and Humanities to the widest possible audiences.
Campus Location: Trinity Long Room Hub Arts and Humanities Research Institute
Room: Receptions area meeting point
Research Theme: Identities in Transformation, Making Ireland
Event Category: Alumni, Arts and Culture, Lectures and Seminars, Public, Special events
Type of Event: One-time event
Audience: Undergrad, Postgrad, Alumni, Faculty & Staff, Public
Cost: Free (but registration is essential)
Contact Name: Trinity Long Room Hub
More info: www.eventbrite.ie…