The DIT campus at Grangegorman is located in the heart of Dublin and is just 1km from O’Connell Street. Its close neighbours include Smithfield to the south; Stoneybatter to the west; Broadstone to the east; and Phibsboro and the North Circular Road to the North.
St. Laurence church
St. Laurence’s has facilitated a wide range of events since November 2014 including conferences and seminars. The venue has been host to a diverse range of groups such as Swift Conservation, the Dyspraxia Association Adult Conference, the Irish Prison Service, and as a venue for book and CD launches such as ‘Welcoming the Stranger’ Irish Migrant Welfare in Britain Since 1957 by Patricia Kennedy and ‘Western Wind’ a music CD by the Conservatory of Music to mark their 125th anniversary.
Tony Bates held a seminar on Thomas Merton’s, on the centenary of his birth. Thomas was a monk, poet and peace activist, and he left a rich legacy of writings on solitude, silence and contemplation which can give us a deeper understanding and practice of Mindfulness.