This Gerard Manley Hopkins Archive, a free resource for students, scholars and lovers of Gerard Manley Hopkins' poetry worldwide, has developed from Lectures and activities of the Gerard Manley Hopkins Festival in Newbridge. The Archive is now the leading world resource for Hopkins scholarship, receiving no fewer than 70,000 visitors per year. Many users of the Archive come over to (Hopkins's) Kildare to attend the week-long celebration of Hopkins's poetry and vision.
The archive is a free, accessible, resource for students, scholars and lovers of Hopkins's poetry worldwide. This Archive has grown from lectures delivered at The Gerard Manual Hopkins Festival during the last week of July, in Kildare since 1987.
Committee of Hopkins Festival Committee visit President Higgins in Arus an Uactarain