Preparation for field project Field Project: Book of Kells. TCD.(Contexts 4 Content)
-Meet at the Entrance of the Old Library in Trinity College Dublin (possible queue!!).
-Enter the Exhibition and take notes from some panels and visit the “Treasury”. Take
your time… For example, have a look at the Chi-Rho page from the Book of Kells.
Spend time looking at it. See how much you can find. Can you find cats and mice? Can
you find angels?
-Visit the Long Room, have a look at the 1916 Proclamation of the Irish Republic and
try to find, at least, one of their proposals.
-Find out how books are organised in the Old Library.
-Identify some famous men among the marble busts.