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One Million Stars to End Violence project launches in Limerick this March

⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ People across Limerick are invited to join the online launch of The One Million Stars to End Violence Limerick Project on 8 March 2021, International Women’s Day. This project will bring local communities together to engage in a creative project that demonstrates support and solidarity with those who experience [...]

One Million Stars to End Violence project launches in Limerick this March2021-03-11T14:51:21+00:00

The Centenary of Sybil Connolly Herstory

Born on the 24th January 1921,  Sybil Connolly was an innovator, an influencer, an entrepreneur in the world of fashion and design.    ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Sybil Connolly | Photographer unknown ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ She was a woman ahead of her time and, while not forgotten, she is maybe not recognised for all that she [...]

The Centenary of Sybil Connolly Herstory2021-01-21T15:53:50+00:00

Children’s imaginations still soar despite restrictions

⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ‘The ABC of something’ is the basic or most important facts about a subject. ‘ABC of the Three Muses’ was a project that ran through October-December 2020 in which Limerick primary school children explored the concept of ‘facts’ as they apply to museum collections.  Working remotely with artist Jo Hine and supported [...]

Children’s imaginations still soar despite restrictions2020-12-16T15:10:11+00:00

Launch of New Small Work : A real exhibition in a virtual space

Launch of New Small Work  : A real exhibition in a virtual space Charles Harper, Gavin Hogg & John Shinnors Launch Thursday 3 December, 7pm Online Not quite as we conceived it at the beginning of this year, New Small Work is still a real exhibition, but shown in a virtual space. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ [...]

Launch of New Small Work : A real exhibition in a virtual space2020-12-04T09:33:37+00:00

Request for Proposal: Hunt Museum Website

Project Overview:  A complete redesign of the Hunt Museum website, creating an engaging and easily navigated user experience that works equally well on mobiles and desktops. A platform which: Allows visitors to view, search, share, and digitally interact with our Collection.  Tells the story of the museum past and present  Gives an overview of [...]

Request for Proposal: Hunt Museum Website2020-11-04T16:15:12+00:00

Hunt Museum launches public consultation over Tree Health & Safety Risk and Action Plan

A tree survey to check the condition of the trees and undertake any necessary action was carried out by an independent contractor of the OPW on 29 September 2020.  The full results of this survey are published on the Hunt Museum Website.   The results were further verified by a second arborist.  The unfortunate [...]

Hunt Museum launches public consultation over Tree Health & Safety Risk and Action Plan2020-11-02T08:57:18+00:00

Tree Public Consultation

Three independent surveys have resulted in the same conclusion.   We have to take the Chestnut and the Lime trees down.   We will know more about the London Plane when the work starts the week of 16th November.    From our mini-polls we see that you would like the trunks to remain, but it’s [...]

Tree Public Consultation2020-11-12T16:57:49+00:00

‘Best Costume Goes To…’ Stays in Limerick as Hunt Museum Reopens

Exhibition of Iconic Film Costumes Extended With New Costumes Added Lenny Abrahamson Endorses Must See Exhibition this Summer for #Staycationers 3 July 2020: The stage is set and the red carpet has been rolled out as The Hunt Museum opens its doors and welcomes the public back after 16 weeks of closure with [...]

‘Best Costume Goes To…’ Stays in Limerick as Hunt Museum Reopens2020-07-13T16:11:54+01:00

Play With The Three Muses

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Play With The Three Muses2020-06-16T09:21:39+01:00

Fund a Cobble; Create a Museum in the Garden Crowdfunding Campaign

⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ May - August 2020 We are going to take down the railings surrounding the Hunt Museum to create a Museum in the Garden  in the heart of Limerick city, but we need your help to raise 15,000 on Fundit.ie….And we’ve got six weeks to do it!   Using scanning and 3D printing [...]

Fund a Cobble; Create a Museum in the Garden Crowdfunding Campaign2020-06-24T13:02:22+01:00

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