What's on

  1. A woman crouched down beside a small child and pointing at a painting on a tour of the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Family-friendly tour

    24 February 12.30 - 13.15

    Join us every Sunday for a free tour of the collection, tailored to engage young visitors and their families.

  2. A guided tour of the artworks on display in the Millennium Wing. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    24 February 13.30 - 14.15

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

  3. Children drawing int he National Gallery of Ireland

    Children

    8+ Laboratorio creativo in Italiano: Maschere Veneziane

    24 February 14.30 - 15.30

    Questo laboratorio è organizzato in collaborazione con Mother Tongues e sarà condotto in lingua italiana \ An Italian language creative workshop for children aged 8+.

  4. Canaletto (1697-1768), 'A Regatta on the Grand Canal', c.1733-4. Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018

    Film

    EXHIBITION ON SCREEN: Canaletto & the Art of Venice – at The Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace

    24 February 15.00 - 16.30

    Directed by David Bickerstaff, this film is an immersive journey into the life and art of Venice’s famous view-painter, all shot in ultra HD 4K.

  5. Birr Castle

    Friends

    Friends' Day Trip: Birr Castle

    28 February 9.00 - 19.30

    Join the Earl and Countess of Rosse for a very special visit to their home in Birr Castle.

  6. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Tour

    Evening tour

    28 February 18.30 - 19.15

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

  7. Canaletto (1697-1768), 'The Campanile under Repair', c.1745. Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018

    Pop-up talk

    Canaletto's Drawings

    01 March 13.15 - 13.45

    Join Rosie Razzall, Curator of Drawings, Royal Collection Trust, for this free pop-up talk about the Canaletto's drawings. Valid exhibition ticket required.

  8. Canaletto (1697-1768), 'The Rialto Bridge from the North', c.1726-7. Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018

    Special event

    Canaletto Study Morning

    02 March 10.00 - 13.00

    This academic study morning will explore the life and work of Venetian artist Canaletto, who is the focus of the exhibition 'Canaletto and the Art of Venice'.

  9. A yoga class taking place in the Grand Gallery of the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Yoga

    Yoga at the Gallery

    02 March 10.30 - 11.30

    Join Mary Dowling, a certified yoga instructor and National Gallery guide, for an hour of relaxation and mindfulness (with some added art history!).

  10. A man, woman and two children working together to create artwork at a drop-in family workshop in the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Children

    Drop-in family workshop

    03 March 11.30 - 13.30

    A free creative workshop for children and their families.