Each month the museum hosts two Dublin Lectures. Sponsored by Santa Rita Wines, these sell-out events feature Ireland's most distinguished historians and writers, talking about subjects they love.

Please enjoy Alex Ward's October 2017 lecture on Ireland's fashion revolution in the 1950s and 60s.

 

Santa Rita Dublin Lecture, October 2017. Alex Ward, Curator of Dress and Textiles, National Museum of Ireland gives a fascinating talk on the pioneers of Irish fashion in the 1950s/60s