National Museum collecting May Day memories

The National Museum of Ireland’s County Life Museum is asking people to share their May Day memories online.

The National Museum of Ireland’s County Life Museum is asking people to share their May Day memories online.

A heritage project called “May On Our Doorstep,” run by the Country Life Museum and the Linenhall Arts Centre, also involves a nationwide survey of how and where people are still “welcoming the summer” in the 21st century.

Anyone wanting to participate can see www.ouririshheritage.org or email ekavanagh@museum.ie.