What's on

  1. A girl in the exhibition rooms in the Millennium Wing.

    Children

    Family-friendly tour

    20 January 12.30 - 13.15

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

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

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    20 January 13.30 - 14.15

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

  3. Performance artist Amanda Coogan walking through the National Gallery of Ireland as part of her performance Floats in the Aether.

    Performance

    Floats in the Aether \ Amanda Coogan

    20 January 14.30 - 15.10

    Floats in the Aether is a large-scale performance by Amanda Coogan, comprising a series of events involving women and girls of different backgrounds and social contexts. Members of the Women’s History Association of Ireland and…

  4. Babies enjoying sensory activities in the National Gallery of Ireland

    Early years

    Baby Workshop \ Soothing Sessions

    21 January 12.00 - 13.00

    This workshop is now fully booked.

  5. Photo taken at a Baby Workshop at the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Early years

    Baby Workshop \ Soothing Sessions

    21 January 14.00 - 15.00

    Artist Beth O’Halloran will lead this sensory session for babies and their grown-ups.

  6. Performance artist Amanda Coogan walking through the National Gallery of Ireland as part of her performance Floats in the Aether.

    Performance

    Floats in the Aether \ Amanda Coogan

    21 January 14.30 - 15.10

    Floats in the Aether is a large-scale performance by artist Amanda Coogan, comprising a series of events involving women and girls of different backgrounds and social contexts. Members of Sew Last Season will take part in this…

  7. Mary Swanzy (1882-1978), 'Young Woman with a White Bonnet', c.1920, oil on Canvas. Private collection / Courtesy Pyms Gallery, London.

    Friends

    Friends' Morning Event: Mary Swanzy at IMMA

    22 January 11.00 - 13.00

    Enjoy a private tour of the exhibition Mary Swanzy: Voyages, a retrospective currently on display in the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA).

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

    Pop-up talk

    George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950), author, playwright and critic

    22 January 13.15 - 13.45

    A free pop-up talk about Prince Paul Troubetzkoy's bronze sculpture of Shaw.

  9. William Orpen (1878-1931), Portrait of the Artist's Parents. Image © National Gallery of Ireland

    Friends

    Friends' Talk: Portrait of the Artist's Parents

    23 January 12.00 - 13.00

    A free talk for members of the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland.

  10. Francesco Da Mosto

    Talk

    Art and its Inventions in Venice

    24 January 18.30 - 19.30

    PLEASE NOTE: This talk is currently sold out, but a waiting list is now in operation. Email [email protected] to add your name to the waiting list.