Big Bus Tour with Séamus Bairéad

Meeting Point: St. Stephen's Green North (opposite the Little Museum of Dublin)
Sunday, 11am—12:30 pm
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Dublin City Council Public Realm and Public Housing from 1994 – 2006

The tour will look at social housing and public spaces under former city architect Jim Barrett who described his role as that of an “architectural manager” rather than a designer. This allowed him to divide his energy enabling young talent to deliver innovative schemes across the city. His period in Dublin Corporation coincided with a huge increase in housing demand and a boom in the local authority’s provision of social housing as well as exceptional local authority funding.

Tour Info

Tour at 11am.

Pre book only.

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