The Speech Re-enacted

1831/1915

Glasnevin Cemetery Museum

Glasnevin Cemetery Museum

“The Fools, the Fools, the Fools! – they have left us our Fenian dead – And while Ireland holds these graves, Ireland unfree shall never be at peace.” Patrick Pearse, Glasnevin Cemetery 1915.
This oration roused Irish republican feeling and was a significant element in the lead-up to the Easter Rising of 1916.

Show lessRead more

Details

  • Title: The Speech Re-enacted
  • Date: 1831/1915
  • Location: Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin.

Recommended

Home
Explore
Nearby
Profile