Irish public holidays can be a confusing issue – indeed most travel guides and websites seem to get something wrong. This despite the fact that there are clearly defined public holidays both in the Republic of Ireland (RoI) and Northern Ireland (NI), some but not all coinciding.
Please refer to the following pages for the definitive list of public holidays:
An up-to-date list of public holidays and school holidays in the Republic of Ireland.
An up-to-date list of public holidays and school holidays in Northern Ireland.