Living in Ireland

Modern culture, steeped in history

Perrigo is located in Ireland’s capital city, Dublin. With a population of 1.8 million and references dating back to 140AD, this modern European city of culture is steeped in history and tradition. Perrigo’s offices are situated in the trendy city centre Grand Canal district where our neighbors include Google, Facebook and LinkedIn. Dublin was the European Capital of Science in 2012 and houses 20 third-level institutions in the city, the oldest being Trinity College Dublin, established in 1592.

Dublin has a world famous literary history, having produced Nobel laureates William Butler Yeats, George Bernard Shaw and Samuel Beckett. Other influential writers and playwrights include Oscar Wilde, Jonathan Swift and Bram Stoker, along with musical and film influences from artists and actors such as U2, The Script, Thin Lizzy, Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson and Gabriel Byrne.

More reading: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dublin