Thin Lizzy – Τhe first meeting of the band members in Dublin

In December 1969, guitarist Eric Bell and keyboardist Eric Wrixon met by chance in a pub in Dublin and found that they shared similar ideas of forming Advertisements


Ard-Mhúsaem na hÉireann – Seandálaíocht – The National Museum of Ireland – Archaeology in Dublin

The museum covers the history of Ireland from the Stone Age to the Late Middle Ages. It features displays on prehistoric Ireland, including Bronze Age work in gold, early medieval church treasures of Celtic art, Viking Ireland and Medieval Ireland. There are special displays of items from Ancient Egypt, Cyprus and the Roman world, and special exhibitions […]

The birthplace of U2 in Dublin

Larry Mullen Jr. was born and grew up in Artane, in Dublin’s north. Six people met at his house on 25 September in Rosemount Avenue the band’s first meeting and rehearsal took place, after Larry put up the famous note in Mount Temple Comprehensive School. Larry Mullen Jr., a 14-year-old student, posted a note on the school’s […]