Ireland – History & Facts

Find out about the History and facts of Ireland in this section of the StPatricksDay.com website.  Find the answers of where the name Ireland was derived, the origins and varieties of the Irish language, the people, the variations and origin of the Irish Flag, information on the Irish Emblem, plus maps, government and county links as well as statistics and more!

The Basic Facts on Ireland

Éire

The Irish Flag and Emblem

History of the Irish Language

Varieties of the Irish Language

Irelands Pre History

Early Christian History

Middle Ages

Early Modern History

18th Century Ireland

Modern Ireland