Discover your National Library

Explore treasures from our national collections in minute detail - a map of Ireland circa 1200; a deed signed by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1588; a lottery ticket sold in Dublin in 1795; cigarette cards from the 1930s that were illustrated by Jack B. Yeats...

All these, and many more, are at your fingertips in our Discover your National Library exhibition. Just download Microsoft Silverlight software - it's free and easy.

Walker's Irish Lottery, 1795, at the Leinster Lottery Office on Grafton Street, DublinWalker's Irish Lottery, 1795, at the Leinster Lottery Office on Grafton Street, Dublin