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Ardagh chalice 8th century

Ardagh chalice 8th century

National Museum Dublin. One of my favorite museums in the world and a place I was lucky enough to intern at.

National Museum Dublin. One of my favorite museums in the world and a place I was lucky enough to intern at.

Day (6) Dublin Tour?: The National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology is the national repository for all archaeological objects found in Ireland a...

Day (6) Dublin Tour?: The National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology is the national repository for all archaeological objects found in Ireland a...

The National Museum of Ireland is situated at Collins Barracks in Dublin. The exhibition of Iron Age bog bodies is incredible.

The National Museum of Ireland is situated at Collins Barracks in Dublin. The exhibition of Iron Age bog bodies is incredible.

National Leprachaun Museum, Dublin 7 of the best quirky things to do in Dublin

7 of the best quirky things to do in Dublin

Ten Free Things to do in Dublin:  A surprisingly walkable city, Dublin captivates with an unusual mix of bloody historical intrigue and modern vibrant pride. On top of that, the Irish are some of the most welcoming people in the whole world. Though the city offers activities for every budget, from shoestring to high class, this is a list of only free things to do and see in Dublin.

Ten Free Things to Do in Dublin

Ten Free Things to do in Dublin: A surprisingly walkable city, Dublin captivates with an unusual mix of bloody historical intrigue and modern vibrant pride. On top of that, the Irish are some of the most welcoming people in the whole world. Though the city offers activities for every budget, from shoestring to high class, this is a list of only free things to do and see in Dublin.

The Tara Brooch is a Celtic brooch of about 700 AD generally considered to be the most impressive of over 50 elaborate Irish brooches to have been discovered. It was found in 1850 and rapidly recognised as one of the most important works of early Christian Irish Insular art; it is now displayed in the National Museum of Ireland in Dublin. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tara_Brooch

The Tara Brooch is a Celtic brooch of about 700 AD generally considered to be the most impressive of over 50 elaborate Irish brooches to have been discovered. It was found in 1850 and rapidly recognised as one of the most important works of early Christian Irish Insular art; it is now displayed in the National Museum of Ireland in Dublin. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tara_Brooch

The Mullamast Stone, from 500-600 in Ireland. There are 4 blade marks on the left side of the stone and 2 deep ones on top, suggesting that the stone was used as part of a “sword in the stone” kingship ritual. The perpetuation of the importance of the “sword in the stone,” which comes from Arthurian legend, demonstrates the continuity of Celtic rituals even after the arrival of Christianity in Ireland.

The Mullamast Stone, from 500-600 in Ireland. There are 4 blade marks on the left side of the stone and 2 deep ones on top, suggesting that the stone was used as part of a “sword in the stone” kingship ritual. The perpetuation of the importance of the “sword in the stone,” which comes from Arthurian legend, demonstrates the continuity of Celtic rituals even after the arrival of Christianity in Ireland.

Brian Mac Cennétig 'Brian Boru' - The Last Great High King of Ireland

Brian Mac Cennétig 'Brian Boru' - The Last Great High King of Ireland

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