Cemetery Week 2006

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European Cemetery Week 27th May - 4th June 2006

Ireland

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Saturday 27th May

  • Guided tour of Clifton Street Cemetery, Belfast - 11.00 a.m. http://www.glenravel.com/

  • Guided tour of Bully's Acre, Kilmainham, Dublin - 11.30 a.m.

  • Guided tour of Grangegorman Military Cemetery - 3.00 p.m.  You must be booked in for this tour - 086 8104359

Sunday 28th May

  • * Guided tour of Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin - National Graves Association 11.30 a.m. Please check 0872282033

  • Guided tour of Bully's Acre, Kilmainham, Dublin 11.30 a.m.

  • Guided tour of Friar's Bush, Belfast - Gerry Ward

  • Guided tour of St Fintan's Cemetery, Sutton, Dublin - Howth Peninsula Historical Group 3.00 p.m.

Tuesday 30th May

  • Lecture: Blanchardstown Library 7.00 p.m. Stones, Bones and Groans - famous graves, art and architecture, symbolism and other grave matters  - Ray Bateson

Wednesday 31st May

  • Guided tour of City Cemetery, Belfast - Cllr Tom Hartley

  • * Guided tour of Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin 2.30 p.m. 8301133

  • Lecture: Pearse Street Library 7.30 p.m. Stones, Bones and Groans - famous graves, art and architecture, symbolism and other grave matters  - Ray Bateson

Friday 2nd June

  • * Guided tour of Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin 2.30 p.m.

Saturday 3rd June

  • Guided tour of Donnybrook Cemetery, Dublin - David Neary

Sunday 4th June

  • * Guided tour of Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin - National Graves Association 11.30 a.m. Please check 0872282033

  • Guided tour of Deansgrange Cemetery, Dublin 2.15 p.m. - Ray Bateson

* For information purposes only. These tours are ongoing and are not organised as part of the European Cemetery Week

Book Displays: 22nd May - 4th June

Dublin City Libraries

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Libraries

Fingal County Libraries

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