This Friday and Saturday, a History and Genealogy Village will be created as part of the Bratacha (flag) festival in Dún Laoghaire.
Exhibitors in the village include history/genealogy societies and organisations, and sellers of related products and services. Among them are Ancestor Network, Eneclann, FindMyPast Ireland, Flyleaf Press, Genealogical Society of Ireland, Irish-Jewish Genealogical Society, Irish Roots magazine and the National Maritime Museum of Ireland. A number of community groups will also be taking part.
The village, which is free to visit, will be found at Harbour Square, almost directly opposite Dún Laoghaire's Dart Station, from 11am to 5pm on Friday and from 9:30am to 4pm on Saturday.