Defence Forces History
Read a brief history of the Defence Forces
The Curragh Museum
After several years of research and planning, the Curragh has its own museum, that you can visit and take in the marvels of this magnificent geographical and historical site. we took in all aspects of the Curragh - military, civilian, equitation, co...
Cathal Brugha Visitor Centre
The Visitor Centre is dedicated to the memory of Francis Sheehy Skeffington, Thomas Dickson and Patrick McIntyre, newspaper editors and pacifists, who were arrested by the British Forces and executed without trial in the guardroom exercise yard on A...
Dún Uí Mhaoilíosa Museum
This museum is dedicated to preserving the memory of these men and women, treating each with equal respect and dignity, and making their story available to the present generation.
Collins Barracks Museum
The Military Museum, Collins Barracks, Cork, opened in 1985 and was situated in the Clock Tower Block. In 2005 the Museum was moved to the Old Guard Room, one of the oldest buildings in the barracks which is located just inside the old Main Gate.