Modern Classics 1930 – Present

Modern Classics 1930 – Present

Medieval Museum Waterford, Waterford City. co.Waterford 2013

The Medieval Museum of Waterford is now the city's number one visitors attraction. This stunning new museum brings Waterford’s fascinating history to life and is Ireland’s only purpose-built medieval museum and the only building on [...]

Voted ‘Building of the Century’ – St.Aengus’ Church, Burt. co.Donegal 1967

This stunning and timeless church located in Burt, co. Donegal was designed by local award winning architects Frank Corr and Liam McCormick. It is regarded as a masterpiece of design and was awarded 'Building of [...]

The Irish Museum of Country Life, Castlebar. co.Mayo – 2001

The Convention Centre Dublin, Northwall Quay. Dublin City – 2010

The Convention Centre Dublin (CCD) in the Dublin Docklands was opened in September 2010. The glass building overlooks the River Liffey at Spencer Dock. It was designed by the American-Irish architect Kevin Roche. The building [...]

Aviva Stadium, Lansdowne Road. Dublin City – 2010

This stunning building is the Aviva Stadium. It re-opened its doors on 14th May 2010 and has a seated capacity of 51,700. It's increbible roof is designed to undulate in a wave-like manner so as [...]

The Samuel Beckett Bridge, Sir John Rogersons Quay. Dublin City – 2009

This bridge was named after the famous Irish writer Samuel Beckett and designed by the internationally famous Spanish architect, sculpter and engineer, Santiago Calatrava. This is his second bridge to be built in Dublin as [...]

The Criminal Courts of Justice, Parkgate Street. Dublin City – 2010

The new criminal courts complex in Dublin were designed by Henry J Lyons Architects and opened in 2010 and are among the most technologically advanced courts facilities in the World. Situated on the corner of [...]

Church of All Saints, Newtowncunningham. co.Donegal – 1999

This beautiful Catholic church was built in 1999 at a cost of €1.2 million. It's design is based on St.Peter's fishing boat (or barque) as it was a powerful symbol of the early Christian church. [...]

Central Bank of Ireland, Dame Street. Dublin City – 1980

This highly assertive building is The Central Bank of Ireland, Dame Street. It was designed by Sam Stephenson in 1980 and it attracted a lot of criticism both for its height and original roof line [...]

Embassy of the United States, Ballsbridge. Dublin City – 1964

This striking building is the Embassy of the United States for Dublin and is located in the leafy suburbs of Ballsbridge. It was built between 1962 and 64 and takes it's inspiration from a 5th [...]

Bendhu House, Ballintoy. co.Antrim 1936 – 1953

This eccentric and intriguing house is located in one of the most scenic areas of Northern Ireland. It was the creation of Newton Penprase who named it 'Bendhu' after after the nearby headland. Penprase originated [...]

Titanic Belfast Building, Queens Road. Belfast City – 2012

This incredible piece of architecture is Titanic Belfast which was designed by the American born architect Eric Kuhne and built by Harcourt Developments. This world class visitor attraction takes you on a journey through Belfast’s [...]

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