09Oct2019

Irish Banknotes Lecture - Dublin Festival of History

When 09 October 2019 6:00 PM
Where Central Bank of Ireland, New Wapping Street, North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, D01 F7X3

Hear the story of Irish banknotes, from their design to the meaning behind the artwork and finally to their impact on Ireland as an independent nation during the 20th century. A must for banknote enthusiasts. This event is organised as part of the Dublin Festival of History.

Topics

“The Evolution of Irish Banknote Design from 1918 to 1929” - Jonathan Calloway, Author and Director of the International Bank Note Society. 

“From Queen Medb to Charles Stewart Parnell” - Louis O’Byrne, former Director of Currency Issue, Central Bank of Ireland.

The discussions will be chaired by Sinead McDonnell, Archives Manager, Central Bank of Ireland.

Register

Registration is necessary to attend this event. Register now by emailing us at: recordsandarchives@centralbank.ie