Monthly meetings of the RIYC Military History Group take place in the Drawing Room at 19.30hrs and all Members and their guest are welcome. There is an optional supper in the dining room following same at 20.45hrs. Cost €20 main course and a glass of wine. Reservations to or online.


Upcoming dates are:

Wednesday 29th January, 2020 with Professor Diarmuid Hegarty
The history of Griffith College from Grimswood Nurseries to its initial construction in 1831 as Richmond Bridewell Prison to Wellington Barracks, Griffith Barracks and finally Griffith College. It housed Irish patriots including Daniel O’Connell, James Stephens, Tom Steele and Thomas Francis Meagher through to the 1916 Easter Rising, the Civil War and into the late 20th Century.

Time: 19:30hrs in the Drawing Room with supper available in the Dining Room at 20.45hrs for €20 to include main course and glass of wine.  Members and their guests welcome. Bookings in advance to or online.


All members welcome, more details available from Winifred McCourt or 087 2446004