Richmond Barracks

Children's History Workshop: The Battle of Dublin

Join Dublin’s Historian-in-Residence for Children Dervilia Roche for this free, interactive workshop for children aged 9 - 12 at Richmond Barracks.

Learn about the Battle of Dublin, a conflict in the city 100 years ago that marked the beginning of the Irish Civil War. Find out about what led to the war, the places in Dublin where fighting took place, and the stories of people involved.

Please note that children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian throughout the workshop.


Visiting safely 

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Creative Residency @ Richmond Barracks

The Creative Residency programme is made by Dublin City Council Culture Company.

The Historian-in-Residence for Children Creative Residency @ Richmond Barracks is a partnership with Dublin City Council Culture Company and Dublin City Libraries.