Curious about the old Harbour Lodge on Crofton Road or the East Pier Battery? Both properties are open to the public this Sunday 15th – 12 to 5pm. All welcome! Open House Dublin is presented by the Irish Architecture Foundation (IAF): a non-profit arts organisation that communicates the value of architecture. The IAF presents Open… Read more »
Due to unforeseen circumstances we have postponed Grainnes Shaffreys Lecture. We plan to reschedule to a date in the coming months. All guests have been contacted.
“The History of Dun Laoghaire Harbour” – (A repeat lecture by popular demand) Aspects of the harbour over the past two hundred years 1817- 2017. Speaker: Cormac Lowth. Venue & Time: Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire 18th October – 8pm Entrance Fee: €3.00
Grainne Shaffrey is the Principal Architect at the Dublin based firm, Shaffrey Associate Architects. Grainne and her team were responsible for the restoration of the East Pier surface, restoration of the Victoria Monument and many more harbour projects. To celebrate the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Bicentenary Grainne will lecture in the Ferry Terminal Building on the… Read more »
A very big congratulations to the winners of last weekends Family Treasure Hunt 1st Prize – Family Dinner for 4 -Four Year old Caoimhe Gargan 2nd Prize – Family Cinema Voucher for 4 – Six Year old Kai Crowley 3rd Prize – Art & Hobby Shop Voucher – 13 Year old Caoimhe Cullen 4th Prize… Read more »
Answers to the Quiz are as follows 1) There is an RNLI commemorative plaque close to the entrance of the East Pier. How many men were in the lifeboat mentioned on the plaque? Answer 1 = 15 men 2) According to the Geographical Pointer on the East Pier how far away is the Baily Lighthouse?… Read more »
Download our entry form here or get your entry form at Teddys or Ouzo on the East Pier. 2017 TREASURE HUNT EAST PIER Sept 17th 2017 Don’t forget to post your entries in the letterbox in Harbour Lodge (SEE ABOVE) on Crofton Road, Dun Laoghaire before midnight on Sun 17th September 2017.
Treasure Hunt Prizes 1st Prize A voucher for a family dinner for Toscana Dun Laoghaire or The Gourmet Food Parlour to the value of €150. 2nd Prize A voucher for family cinema tickets for IMC Cinema in Dun Laoghaire to the value of €70. 3rd Prize A voucher for the Art & Hobby Shop to… Read more »
Celtic Choristers are a Male Voice Choir with a wide repertoire from popular, jazz, classical, traditional and spiritual musical genres. Join us at 14:00 on Sunday 10th September on the East Pier sun shelter as the group celebrate the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Bicentenary with sea shanties for all the family. The event is free and… Read more »
St. Michael’s Rowing Club are delighted to announce that we will be hosting the ‘Long Race 2017′ on Saturday 9th September 2017. All East Coast clubs are hereby invited to enter crews (adult only), with the last date for entries of Monday 4th September. Background This race builds on the tradition of the ‘Hobblers Challenge’… Read more »