What's on

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    Exhibition

    Exhibition \ Moment in Time: A Legacy of Photographs

    06 July - 13 September

    Explore the history of photography at the National Gallery of Ireland as this important collection comes to Europe for the first time.

  2. Caricature of George Bernard Shaw

    Exhibition

    Exhibition \ Shaw and the Gallery: A Priceless Education

    13 July - 04 April

    Visit our new exhibition exploring George Bernard Shaw's relationship with the Gallery.

  3. Kim Haughton's photo of horses in a ghost estate

    Exhibition

    Exhibition \ Reined In: Photographs from Irish Horse

    20 July - 01 November

    Visit our new exhibition of photographs by four contemporary artists.

  4. Detail from a Murillo painting showing facial expressions

    Exhibition

    Exhibition \ Murillo: The Prodigal Son Restored

    20 July - 10 January

    Visit our exhibition celebrating six paintings by Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (1617–1682).

  5. Watercolour drawing of six apples

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    Exhibition \ Drawn from Nature: Irish Botanical Art

    22 July - 30 August

    Visit our exhibition exploring three centuries of Irish botanical art.

  6. Oil on canvas

    Exhibition

    Exhibition \ Lace, Paint, Hair

    25 July - 30 September

    Visit our new exhibition of work created by three contemporary Irish artists during lockdown.

  7. Frederic William Burton (1816-1900), 'The Meeting on the Turret Stairs' 1864 - detail. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Viewing

    Hellelil and Hildebrand, the Meeting on the Turret Stairs

    13 August 11.30 - 12.30

    See Frederic William Burton's much-loved watercolour, on view for 2 hours per week.

  8. A window into the conservation studio showing conservators at work on Lavinia Fontana's painting

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    Lavinia Fontana Project: Watch conservators at work

    14 August 13.00 - 15.00

    Take a look through the window into the Gallery's Conservation Studio to catch a glimpse of our conservation team.

  9. Frederic William Burton (1816-1900), 'The meeting on the turret stairs' - detail. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Viewing

    Hellelil and Hildebrand, the Meeting on the Turret Stairs

    16 August 14.00 - 15.00

    See Frederic William Burton's much-loved watercolour, on view for 2 hours per week.

  10. Frederic William Burton (1816-1900), 'The meeting on the turret stairs' - detail. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Viewing

    Hellelil and Hildebrand, the Meeting on the Turret Stairs

    20 August 11.30 - 12.30

    See Frederic William Burton's much-loved watercolour, on view for 2 hours per week.