Constitution Day in Ireland
Constitution Day in Ireland is held on December 29. This event in the third decade of the month December is annual. Help us
It is the longest continually operating republican constitution within the European Union.
The Constitution of the Irish Free State was adopted by Act of Dáil Éireann sitting as a constituent assembly on 25 October 1922. It came into force on 29 December 1937 following a statewide plebiscite held on 1 July 1937.
The Constitution of Ireland replaced the Constitution of the Irish Free State which had been in effect since the independence, as a dominion, of the Irish state from the United Kingdom on 6 December 1922.
Ireland is one of the most beautiful countries in the world, even more so during the winter. Winters in Ireland are some of the magical days when the country transforms into a wonderland and visiting Ireland in December is the best time of the year to do so.
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