• Find us

    Marsh’s Library is located just beside St Patrick’s Cathedral in Dublin.

    Marsh’s Library is located just beside St Patrick’s Cathedral in Dublin.


  • Donations

    Marsh’s Library is a registered charity and is grateful for donations to help fund particular projects.

    Marsh’s Library is a registered charity and is grateful for donations to help fund particular projects.


  • History

    Marsh’s Library was founded in the early eighteenth century by Archbishop Narcissus Marsh (1638-1713).

    Marsh’s Library was founded in the early eighteenth century by Archbishop Narcissus Marsh (1638-1713).


News from the Reading Room
  • A poem asking finders to return a book

    As a student of librarianship in Leipzig, Germany, I naturally love to work with rare books.

    As a student of librarianship in Leipzig, Germany, I naturally love to work with rare books.


  • Guess who’s coming to Marsh’s?

     Santa to Visit Marsh’s Library on Saturday, 9 December 2017

     Santa to Visit Marsh’s Library on Saturday, 9 December 2017


  • A Fantastic Find…from 1489!

    In this post, Professor Javier del Barco tells us of an exciting find he has made in the Library… “Yesterday was a very good day in work. Titlepage of the book...

    In this post, Professor Javier del Barco tells us of an exciting find he has made in the Library… “Yesterday was a very good day in work. Titlepage of the book…


  • Bram Stoker Festival

    One of our favourite festivals

    One of our favourite festivals


  • Thanks, all!

    We had a great time on Culture Night 2017!

    We had a great time on Culture Night 2017!


  • Volunteer call 2017

    Marsh’s Library wishes to recruit a number of part-time volunteers to help with tourist visitors on Thursday and Friday mornings and afternoons. Applicants should enjoy meeting people, and be outgoing,...

    Marsh’s Library wishes to recruit a number of part-time volunteers to help with tourist visitors on Thursday and Friday mornings and afternoons. Applicants should enjoy meeting people, and be outgoing,…