Thursday 10 May to Thursday 31 May: Bruges-Venice Exhibition, Europe House, Dublin 2
The Bruges-Venice Treaty of Rome Exhibition commemorates the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome in 1957. The exhibition consists of an introductory narrative about the beautiful mediaeval cities of Bruges (in Flanders) and Venice with colourful photos of both cities.
The exhibition will be open to the public on weekdays from 9 am to 5 pm from Thursday 10 May to Thursday 31 May at the European Commission Representation in Ireland, Europe House, 12-14 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2.
Bruges-Venice Treaty of Rome Commemoration Exhibition was commissioned by the Paul Hankar Institute of Brussels and supported by the City of Brussels and others to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome in 1957. It was launched last December in Cork–the Venice of the South. 2018 marks the 60th anniversary of the Treaty coming into force
It forms part of the Irish in Europe Association (IEAI) Cultural Exchange Programme between Ireland and Europe. The Treaty of Rome, officially the Treaty establishing the European Economic Community (TEEC), is an international agreement that brought about the creation of the European Economic Community (EEC), the best known of the European Communities (EC). It was signed on 25 March 1957 by Belgium, France, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and West Germany and came into force on 1 January 1958.
More information about the exhibition is available on the website of the Irish in Europe Association.