Irish Traditions

The Irish Harp – A Symbol of Ireland


Close up of concert grand harp with strings

What is the Irish Harp ?

The Irish harp is a political symbol of Ireland. for centuries. The exact origin of the Irish Harp is really irish_harp_brooch_pinknown.

The Irish Harp is a symbol of Ireland and Irish pride. The Irish harp became an emblem of resistance to the Crown and England. The Irish harp, although not as renowned as the shamrock is the official emblem of Ireland. The Irish harp status as the official insignia of Ireland dates centuries and the elegant instrument’s history tells much about the history of the Emerald Isle.

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