Ireland’s culture in all its distinctiveness and variety is the well-spring of our identity as a people. It captures our past, shapes our present, and imagines our future. Ever-evolving and incorrigibly plural (in Louis MacNeice’s phrase), our culture is proudly ancient and confidently modern.
Culture 2025, A National Cultural Policy Framework
Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media,
23 November 2020, Ireland