What's on

  1. Merrion Square forecourt. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Special event

    Milltown and Dargan Wings closed for essential maintenance

    19 August 11.00 - 17.30

    Please note that the Milltown and Dargan Wings are closed for essential maintenance. Apologies for any inconvenience this might cause. The Beit and Millennium Wings remain open as usual.

  2. A visitor looking at Berthe Morisot's painting Corsage Noir in the Millennium Wing of the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Heritage Week Tour

    19 August 14.30 - 15.15

    A free tour of the permanent collection as part of National Heritage Week 2019.

  3. Oil painting of a young girl and boy watching a man perform a card trick on a table covered with a patterned red cloth.

    Talk

    Heritage Week Talk: Les Tours de Cartes

    20 August 13.15 - 13.45

    Join us for a free lunchtime talk focused on Jean-Siméon Chardin's painting. Part of our Heritage Week programme of events.

  4. A group of visitors looking at the statue of George Bernard Shaw in the Millennium Wing. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Heritage Week Tour

    20 August 14.30 - 15.15

    A free tour of the permanent collection as part of National Heritage Week 2019.

  5. Visitors in the Millennium Wing gallery rooms. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Heritage Week Tour

    21 August 14.30 - 15.15

    A free tour of the permanent collection as part of National Heritage Week 2019.

  6. Friends

    Friends: Galway, an Explorer's Expedition

    22 August 9.30 - 21.00

    An exclusive event for members of the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland. 

  7. Photo of a woman's hand with nail art.

    Special event

    Tropical Popical Nails Live

    22 August 12.00 - 20.00

    The Tropical Popical team bring the salon to the Gallery!

  8. Hendrick Avercamp (1585-1634), 'Scene on the Ice' - detail.

    Talk

    Heritage Week Talk: Avercamp's Scene on the Ice

    22 August 13.15 - 13.45

    Join us for a free lunchtime talk about Hendrick Avercamp's winter scene. Part of our Heritage Week programme of events.

  9. A tour group from behind the bust of Gerry Hynes by Vera Klute. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Heritage Week Tour

    22 August 14.30 - 15.15

    A free tour of the permanent collection as part of National Heritage Week 2019.

  10. A tour group from behind the bust of Gerry Hynes by Vera Klute. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Evening tour

    22 August 18.30 - 19.15

    A free tour of some of the highlights of the collection.