Welcome to Glasnevin Cemetery Museum

Molly Meleady-Hanley is a 16-year-old Irish girl who lives in Sheffield, her family is from Dublin and West Cork. She was the winner of the 2018/2019 International Never Such Innocence Poetry Competition, which commemorated the First World War.  When she was 12, Molly created a glass installation which is presently on display in the Museum.  It commemorates her Great-Great Uncle, Patrick Meleady, who fought in the First World War. Patrick died in 1919 and is buried in the St. Patrick's Section of Glasnevin. Molly has since written a poem to commemorate her uncle. It provides an opportunity to reflect on the life of Patrick Meleady and the First World War.  She recited it at the recent Armistice Day Commemoration which was held at Glasnevin Cemetery.  You can read it here -
Gunner Patrick Meleady - Service Number- 656798 (200.4 KB)Gunner Patrick Meleady - Service Number- 656798 (200.4 KB)

Museum Opening Times:

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The Tower Café - Closed until further notice.

How to book:

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We offer special concession rates for service users.  Accompanying carers receive complimentary admission.  Please contact 01 882 6550 for further details.

For booking enquiries (groups of 11 or more):

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+353 1 882 6570


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