Open Data

Open Data

Open Data refers to the online publication of information from Government Departments and Public-Sector Bodies. Open Data is data that can be freely used, shared and built-on by anyone, anywhere, for any purpose. For further information on Open Data please see http://www.per.gov.ie/en/open-data/

To view open data from other government departments and public-sector bodies, please visit http://data.gov.ie

All data listed on this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) and is subject to the following conditions. You must:

  • Acknowledge the source and our copyright in cases where you supply the information to others;
  • Reproduce the information accurately;
  • Not use the information in a misleading way;
  • Not use the information for or in support of illegal, immoral, fraudulent, or dishonest purposes


Open Data Projects

Please visit the links below to see how our open data is being used to build apps, websites and visualizations.

Meath Heritage website http://www.meathheritage.com/

Ariadne  – European portal on archaeological research data infrastructures http://www.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/


Published Datasets


Visitor Figues 2008-2015

Arts-Culture-Capital Schemes 2017

Cultural Development Expenditure 2018


Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, 23 Kildare Street, Dublin , D02 TD30. Tel: 01 631 3800 / LoCall: 1890 383 000

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