Hirschfeld Centre

Located in Temple Bar, this plaque is at the site of the former Hirschfeld Centre, Ireland’s first dedicated, full-time community centre and space for the LGBT community.

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The Centre, funded by Senator David Norris, a gay rights activist, opened on 17 March 1979.

The plaque was unveiled by Senator Norris, and Lord Mayor Paul McAuliffe, at 10 Fownes Street, Temple Bar, on 20th June 1019.