Kildare - Maynooth

Maynooth University Library and Russell Library

Treasures from the Historic Collections at Maynooth University and Russell Library


On Culture Night, join staff at the Russell Library for this wonderful opportunity to get a close-up, virtual look at some of the rare books and archives from their magnificent collections.

The Russell Library houses a treasure trove of  historical works in St Patrick’s College, Maynooth with approximately 34,000 printed works dating from the 16th to the mid-19th century across a range of subjects including: theology, mathematics, science, geography and history. Other important collections include: medieval and Gaelic manuscripts, archival material and incunabula (pre-1501 printing).

Booking essential.

Time: 4pm - 8pm

Genres: History / Language / Literature / Museum

Features: Family friendly


Phone: 01 7086445

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