Event: Piety, Politics and Prelates, Waterford Museum of Treasures, 14 – 16 Jun 2013

Piety, Politics and Prelates: a conference celebrating the 650th anniversary of the unification of the dioceses of Waterford and Lismore,
Waterford Museum of Treasures,
14th – 16 June 2013

Waterford Museum of Treasures is organising a major conference in Waterford to mark the 650th anniversary of the unification of the Dioceses of Waterford and Lismore. The conference will be held on the weekend of the 14th – 16th June, the date when in 1363 the unification was formally announced.

Entitled Piety, Politics and Prelates: a conference celebrating the 650th anniversary of the unification of the dioceses of Waterford and Lismore, the keynote address, The Lismore Crosier: art and politics in medieval Waterford will be delivered by Raghnall Ó Floinn, Head of Collections, National Museum of Ireland.

The conference events will also feature guided tours of our spectacular  new Medieval Museum in Waterford city, where the Lismore Crosier, on loan from the National Museum of Ireland, will be on display during the conference.

Conference Brochure and Conference Booking Form.

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