Learn about Irish history, folklore, and mythology - from the ancient times of glory to the modern Ireland.
Which US city held the first St Patrick’s Day parade? Step aside Boston and New York...
Fionnan O'Connor has recreated long-lost whiskey recipes by using ingredients dating back to the 1800s.
The Royal Ulster Constabulary used water cannons to disperse violent rioters in the early days of the Troubles.
Tune into the "Behind the Headlines: History, Hope and the Political Speech" live discussion on March 1 at 7 pm GMT / 2 pm EST.
Kennedy’s famous words at an Irish dinner in Philadelphia on March 17, 1964 reverberate more than ever today after Trump’s racist administration.
Few Irishmen have done more for American liberty than the greatest spy of all, Hercules Mulligan.
Dublin’s Glasnevin Cemetery is the resting place of many famous Irish, from rebel politicians to Hollywood actors.
A Fianna Fáil Senator wants to make the term Óglaigh ns hÉireann (soldiers of Ireland) exclusive to members of the Irish Defence Forces.
Why not look at incorporating a little Celtic magic into your Irish wedding?
How many of us can really say that we know who St. Patrick was and how relevant he is in today’s society? Here are some facts about the life of Saint Patrick, his journey from imprisonment to becoming a missionary.
Jackie Kennedy met with Irish President Éamon de Valera during the summer of 1967.
William Carleton, the man famed for his depictions of life in Ireland during The Great Hunger, was born on this day, February 20, 1794.
This St. Patrick's Day, honor your Irish roots by planting an Irish heritage tree in farmland connected to a legend of St. Patrick!
A look at the facts and history behind Paddy’s Day to discover how close to the origins of the day the meaning of St Patrick's Day now is.
Canon John Martin Hayes was the founder of Muintir na Tíre and the parish priest of Bansha & Kilmoyler in County Tipperary.
Irish-born Thomas Bracken penned "God Defend New Zealand" in the 1870s; over a century later, the song would become the country's national anthem.
Pancake Tuesday is over it's time for 40 days of Lent but what's this Catholic tradition all about and is it still observed in modern Ireland?
The Irish American Heritage Museum in Albany will be hosting an exhibit and two online lectures throughout February to celebrate racial diversity in Ireland.
As the name suggests, an American wake is quite similar to a funeral wake, except for one key difference; the person being waked is still alive.
IrishCentral is planting 12,000 native trees on a Tipperary farm that was once home to a significant Bronze Age hoard.
Happy Nova Scotia Heritage Day! Today we celebrate this great province and it's 25% Irish ancestry stats!
Irish Royal Navy pilot, Edmund Seymour Burke, was thought to be lost forever until he was reunited with family and given a hero's funeral.
Did you know that 22 US Presidents have some sort of Irish connection, including the 46th President Joe Biden?
In centuries past, Catholic traditions spurred Skelliking Day in the Munster region ahead of Lent.
James Farley was a giant of US politics and commerce, not a bad legacy for a boy from Ballinaskerry, County Meath.
Why Italians should reclaim St. Patrick's Day
Coronavirus live updates: Half a million vaccines administered in Northern Ireland
Where is the oldest St. Patrick's Day celebration in the world?
The essential St. Patrick's Day party food and drink recipes
WATCH: Riverdance bride puts on epic Irish dance show at her wedding
President Biden reflects on his Irish American pride in heartfelt letter
GAA club on remote Irish island aims to raise money for changing rooms
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Irish village covered in sea foam in rare oceanic event