Following an invitation given by the Keeper last year, the US Consul General visited the Library while on official business in Armagh. Mr Dan Lawson had requested to see the first edition of Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift. He also took time to view our copy of the American Atlas by Thomas Jefferys and of the map which showed his home area as it was recorded in 1776.
We were delighted to welcome the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby and Mrs Caroline Welby to the Library as part of their visit to Armagh as the guests of Archbishop Richard Clarke, Chairman of the […]
Yesterday afternoon we welcomed Sir Peter Luff, the Chairperson of Heritage Lottery Fund UK. Sir Peter visited the Library and No 5 to see a previously funded project in No 5 and to mark the […]
Charles Flanagan, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade for the Republic of Ireland, visited Armagh on ministerial business and made a brief visit to the Library. The Keeper of the Library welcomed the Minister and, […]