Bloomsday at Bloomfields

I love YADSMOOLB – BLOOMSDAY at Bloomfields!

Artwork by Chloe, age 6

Join the Museum of Childhood Irelands’s Literature team on the 16th of June 2024 to celebrate James Joyce and Bloomsday! This will be a family event with readings from the museum’s collection of Joyce’s children’s books, and art with materials generously sponsored by Faber Castell

Where? With our friends at Bloomfields Shopping Centre, Dún Laoghaire

Time? 12 noon to 3pm

No booking required. The event will be on a first come, first served basis

See too the museum’s other Joyce/Bloomsday initiatives 2024:

Young Author Competition:

Dante to Joyce project:

Find Out!

Did James Joyce prefer Cats or Dogs?

Did James Joyce study many languages?

Did James Joyce invent words?

Where was James Joyce born?

Did James Joyce experience problems with his eyesight?

In childhood, was James Joyce afraid of thunder and lightening?

Who wrote a poem called ‘Et Tu, Healy’ when he was 9 years old?

James Joyce artwork by Bryan, age 10 years