Fiery Forces of Ireland
Housed within the magnificent Trinity College Museum building, this interactive event will showcase modern volcanological research conducted by the combined expertise of Trinity College Dublin (TCD), University College Dublin (UCD), and the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS).
At our stalls, visitors will experience the thrill of science firsthand. Witness mini volcanic eruptions, feel Earth's subtle movements through seismometers, and discover the characteristics of molten rock with our magma rheology demonstrations. Attendees will be able to explore a range of geological samples and talk to experts about unlocking the significance of volcanology in Ireland’s past and its impact on our economic future. This event is suitable for all ages and visitors will leave with a new connection to Ireland’s fiery volcanic past and a lasting impression of the excitement of volcanology.