Visit to the Irish Consulate NYC

Consulate Visit 4-5-16

On Tuesday, April 5th, 2016, the ICCHV was invited to attend a lecture on the Irish Revolution by a distinguished professor from Trinity College, Dublin. This lecture was part of a series marking the 100th Anniversary of the Rising that led to Irish Independence, and was co-sponsored by the Irish Consulate and the Irish Network.

Please note: April 24th is the actual date that the Irish uprising began, and events are being scheduled to commemorate that day! The location will be: Pier A, Battery Park, New York City. Ceremonies and Irish cultural entertainment begin at 11:00 AM and continue throughout the day. All are invited!

Pictured (r. to l.): ICCHV’s Director Bob Carey, Professor Eunan O’Halpin, Deputy Consul General Anna McGillicuddy, Kevin Ginty, and Paul Tully.