Events Commemorating the Centenary of RMS Leinster in the National Maritime Museum during 2018

RMS Leinster Exhibition funded by DLR
March – Dec 2018
RMS Leinster artifacts and story boards in the Museum.

BIM funded Touch Screens with data on all 800+ people onboard RMS Leinster
March – Dec 2018
Passengers, crew, military and Post Office Workers updated weekly

Amateur Radio Station Call Sign EI100MCV (RMS Leinster call sign MCV)
March – Dec 2018
Over 19,000 contacts from 73 countries worldwide to date

RMS Leinster Information Desk providing information on all 800+ people onboard.
Commemoration week and other major events.
Information on all onboard RMS Leinster on her final fateful voyage.

Official launch of Maritime Museum’s RMS Leinster Exhibition.
Date and time tbc
During DLR Summer of Heritage Programme.

Philip Murphy’s RMS Leinster sculptures
Thurs. 4th Oct. Time tbc
Sponsored by Dublin Port and launched by British Ambassador.

RMS Leinster Adult Art Exhibition launch
Fri. 5th Oct. 1845 hrs.
Open to all.

Children’s Art Exhibition
Sat. 6th Oct. Prize Giving 1100 hrs
A popular annual event in the Museum sponsored by Easons.

History Ireland magazine Hedge School
Sunday 7th Oct. 1930 hrs
Maritime historians discussion panel on the war at sea in WWI.

Dublin Welsh Male Voice Choir & Anglesey Welsh Male Voice Choir.
Mon. 8th Oct
Combined Irish – Welsh choral event in the Maritime Museum. Tickets €15 and booking essential

RMS Leinster Seminar
1200 – 1600 hrs. Tues. 9th Oct
Presentations by speakers from Australia, Royal Irish Academy, An Post and the Maritime Museum.

RMS Leinster Presentation
1930 hrs.

RMS Leinster National Commemorations Centenary Day
National Commerations
Public Commemorations, Ecumenical Service 0930

Open Day
Wed. 10th Oct
Radio link to Holyhead.

Open Day
Thurs 11th Oct
Guided tours of Dublin cemeteries

Open Weekend
Fri. Sat. Sun. 12th – 14th Oct 2018.
Family visits to the Maritime Museum are welcome.

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