Women in Politics and Public Life 1918-2018

Women in Politics and Public Life 1918-2018 Attending the opening of the exhibition ‘Women in Politics and Public Life’ were Left-Right - Dorothy Clarke, Director of Services, Sligo County Council, Cathaoirleach Councillor Tom MacSharry, Former President Mary McAleese, Councillor Marie Casserly

A national exhibition entitled Women in Politics and Public Life 1918 to 2018 – a Pop-Up Museum was opened recently in the offices of Roscommon County Council.

Roscommon is hosting the Connaught location of this important historical exhibition, which shines a spotlight on the stories of very familiar and lesser-known women including local figures, who have contributed significantly to Irish political and public life over the past century and on the challenges they faced and the obstacles they overcame.

The exhibition runs until – Friday 27th September Open daily from Monday - Friday from 10.00am - 5.00pm, Áras an Chontae Roscommon.

Further Information: Richie Farrell, Coordinator: Women in Politics & Public Life 1918-2018

Phone:087-0556562

Email: amgrf1@outlook.com