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Decade of Centenaries

Our Decade of Centenaries website charts the historical development of Ireland from 1912 to 1923, a decade which was the most turbulent and transformative experienced by Ireland in the 20th century.

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Annual releases 2024 are now searchable online
We are pleased to report that the National Archives' online catalogue now features the 2024 releases of Department of State...


€37m refurbishment of the National Archives repository has begun
The National Archives currently holds 50 million records dating from the 14th century to the modern day. We want to...


Exhibition: Society & State – Ireland Through Its Records
(NLI POOLEWP 3922) The Irish Free State came into existence in December 1922 after a decade of upheaval and revolution....

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