Meitheal Dú

Meitheal Dú

22 August, 11:30am - 12:30pm

Booking Required
  • Fiontar & Scoil na Gaeilge, DCU
  • Malahide Library
  • Co. Dublin – Fingal

Find out how you can contribute to the preservation of Ireland's cultural heritage. Transcribe folklore from the 1930s with Meitheal Dú and record minor placenames with Meitheal

Meitheal Dú is an opportunity to transcribe folklore material collected by schoolchildren for the National Folklore Collection in the 1930s in Ireland. It is one of the most successful crowdsourcing projects of its kind in the world. Discover more at Meitheal encourages the recording and sharing of minor placenames. The public is asked to record minor placenames, such as field names, via a simple online form. Discover more at

Admission & Booking

  • Admission Free
    • to book contact (01) 870 4430/

Access & Parking

  • Not suitable for Children under 12
  • Wheelchair Access (Full)
  • No Car Parking Available