What's on

  1. Harry Jones Thaddeus (1860-1929), 'The Friends of the Model' - detail, 1881. Photograph © National Gallery of Ireland

    Course

    Art Appreciation Course \ Artists Abroad: The journey of art and its creators

    22 November 18.30 - 19.45

    Join Dr Sarah Wilson for this fascinating 10-week course exploring the intersection of art and travel.

  2. A tour guide speaking about Vera Klute's bust of Gerry Hynes. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Evening tour

    22 November 18.30 - 19.15

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

  3. Friends

    Friends' Evening Lecture \ The Men who Invented Christmas

    22 November 18.30 - 20.15

    Join Professor Nicholas Daly, UCD, as he discusses two nineteenth-century writers who helped to shape the modern idea of Christmas: Charles Dickens and Washington Irving. An event for members of the Friends of the National…

  4. A tour of the collection. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    24 November 12.30 - 13.15

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

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

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    24 November 14.30 - 15.15

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

  6. A visitor looking at a painting. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    25 November 11.30 - 12.15

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

  7. A child holding up her artwork created at a drop-in family workshop in the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Children

    Drop-in family workshop

    25 November 11.30 - 13.30

    Taking place every Sunday, this is a free creative workshop for children and their families.

  8. A child in the foyer of the Millennium Wing. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Children

    Family-friendly tour

    25 November 12.30 - 13.15

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

  9. Visitors in front of Rosa Bonheur's A Stag in the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    25 November 13.30 - 14.15

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

  10. A tour of the collection. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    LGBTQI+-themed tour

    25 November 14.30 - 15.15

    Explore the history of gender and sexual identity through a selection of works from the collection.