History Ireland magazine has now been in production for over 22 years. Since 2004 it has been going from strength to strength, with a changeover to a full- colour format, a layout revamp and a move to bi-monthly publication in 2005. Each issue of Histor.
1800 - 1877: The Act of Union, Emancipation and the Great Famine. < Previous · History Menu · Next >. The drastic action that was taken was the Act of Union, passed in 1800. It formed a new country ("The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland") by uniting England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland. A new flag - the Union ...
Discover the history and architecture of the Museum's four sites and read how the National Museum of Ireland came into being as an organization.