H.E. Prof. Sir Manuel Freire-Garabal y Núñez HOKC, LLB, MBA, PhDH, FRAS, FRSA, FRAI, MRSAI has been elected as a member of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland.
The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland is a learned society based in Ireland, whose aims are “to preserve, examine and illustrate all ancient monuments and memorials of the arts, manners and customs of the past, as connected with the antiquities, language, literature and history of Ireland”.
Founded in 1849, it has a countrywide membership from all four provinces of Ireland.
Current and past members have included historians, archaeologists and linguists, but the Society firmly believes in the importance of encouraging an informed general public, and many members are non-professionals.
In keeping with the traditions of the Society, all Membership applications are approved by the Council of the Society at the General Meeting.