brilliant piece by @gillianmobrien on why it is hypocritical nonsense for ESB to close the Georgian Museum. “Why the ESB’s decision to turn a museum into apartments is wrong: – https://www.rte.ie/brainstorm/2021/0205/1195199-esb-number-twenty-nine-museum-georgian-dublin-apartments/ via @rte
The ESB has decided that destroying a terrace of Georgian Houses in Dublin in the 1960s isn’t sufficient. Now the company wants to close ‘Number Twenty Nine’, the museum the opened in 1991 as as insufficient apology for the destruction of the historic fabric as the city. They want to convert the museum into three apartments.
I wrote an opinion piece about why this would be a very bad development. You can read the full article here: