Queen Victoria and the Kingstown Connection: A talk by Frank Woods

Queen Victoria and the Kingstown Connection: A talk by Frank Woods

dlr LexIcon, Thursday 23rd May 2019

On the eve of the centenary of the birth of Queen Victoria (May 24th, 1819), local historian Frank Woods outlines how Queen Victoria loved visiting Ireland and did so four times during her long reign, in 1845, 1849, 1861 & 1900. Find out more about Victorian Kingstown in this intriguing presentation.

dlr LexIcon Room 4, Level 5.


Date:
Thursday 23rd May 2019
Time:
11.00am - 12.00pm
Price:
Free - Registration required
Address:
dlr LexIcon Charge Point, Haigh Terrace, Moran Park, Dún Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland

Google Map of dlr LexIcon Charge Point, Haigh Terrace, Moran Park, Dún Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE...

The Irish Potato Famine

Stephen's Green Shopping Centre, Floor 2.

The Irish Potato Famine was the most catastrophic event in Ireland's turbulent history. It is also regarded as being one of the worst Famines in history (deaths as a proportion to population). The use of the word 'Famine' in this context is controversial, for Ireland at the time was part of the richest Empire in the World (the British Empire). There was sufficient food in the country throughout the 'Famine' years, yet over a million people died from starvation and disease, and millions more were forced to flee. Some historians prefer to use the name 'Great Hunger' to describe this period of ma

More Details

Sustainable Living Festival

National Botanic Gardens

Sustainable Living Festival - A week-long conversation exploring the impact sustainable living can have on climate change and the environment. Wednesday May 8th: Composting Workshop Join the 'Master Composter' team from the National Botanic Gardens for their informative tips on how to reduce food waste and succeed in producing top-quality organic compost at home. 3.00pm. Admission free. Booking essential. Call (01) 804 0319/ 857 0909 or email. Thursday May 9th: Conversation - The Great Food Debate We are what we eat. Not only do our bodies reflect what we eat but increasingly we are re

More Details

InspireFest

BGE Theatre

InspireFest - Conference & festival for the brightest minds in international tech, science & design. The annual two-day conference takes place in the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre in Dublin's Silicon Docks. Hear from the greatest minds on key trends in science and technology from Blockchain to AI, Med Tech to Biodiversity, Future of Work to Augmented Reality. With over 3,000 professionals attending from 48 countries, and so many fun, intimate and informal networking opportunities, make quality connections - and friends - for life. Whether you're a leader or an intrapreneur, bring bac

More Details