1916 Centenary Celebrations – Easter Weekend 2016

1916 Centenary Celebrations – Easter Weekend 2016

Ireland-2016-largeOn Easter Monday 1916 (24th April) an armed Rising was launched by Irish Republicans in a bid to end British Rule in Ireland and establish an independent Irish Republic.

This weekend the country remembers and reflects on this important event in Irish history with various celebrations.

See www.ireland.ie for more information about the centenary events as they continue around the country.

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