Welcome to the Ballsbridge, Donnybrook and Sandymount Historical Society.
The Annual Records, with summaries of the papers and talks for 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 can be seen on the 'Annual Records' page
Welcome to our 2019 Spring Series of Lunchtime talks
These talks are free to attend and booking is directly with
Pembroke Library, Anglesea Road: Phone: 01-6689575 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday 13th March, 1pm. Pembroke Library. 'Port Collections - a history of Dublin Port from 1707 and the Port Archive, by Lar Joye, Dublin Port Authority.
Wednesday 10th April, 1pm Pembroke Library. 'A Cultural Revolution: the Last Years of Donnybrook Fair 1855-1868 by Fergus A D'Arcy, Emeritus Professor of Modern History, University College Dublin
Wednesday 8th May, 1pm. Pembroke Library. 'St Johns Church, Sandymount : Protests and Defiance ' By Alyson Gavin, Alyson Gavin is a Churchwarden of St John the Evangelist Church,whose records and archives she has researched.
Pembroke Library 'History Reading Group' - Contact Pembroke Library for further details.
Tours of Donnybrook Cemetery resume in February, 2019 - see Donnybrook Cemetery for dates
Check out www.decadeofcentenaries.com for regular updates on items of great interest,
especially those marking the centenery of the First Dail