Welcome to the National Folklore Collection UCD, an institute recognised as one of Europe’s largest archives of oral tradition and cultural history, and inscribed in 2017 to the UNESCO Memory of the World Register. Visitors to the Collection are invited to explore a large selection of primary and secondary sources dealing with Irish life, folk history and culture.

The National Folklore Collection is committed to documenting and preserving a record of the folklore and folklife of all communities in Ireland. Read more...

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